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Text of Expressing the sense of the Congress that every effort should be made to avert a humanitarian disaster in Bosnia-Herzegovina and ...

...in Bosnia-Herzegovina and the other former Yugoslav republics during the winter of 1993-1994.

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 23, 1993 but was never passed by the Senate. The text of the bill below is as of Nov 23, 1993 (Referred to Senate Committee).

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HCON 189 RFS

103d CONGRESS

1st Session

H. CON. RES. 189

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

November 23, 1993

Received; referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations


CONCURRENT RESOLUTION

Expressing the sense of the Congress that every appropriate effort should be made to avert a humanitarian disaster in Bosnia-Herzegovina and the other former Yugoslav republics during the winter of 1993-1994.

    Resolved by the House of Representatives (the Senate concurring), That it is the sense of the Congress that--

      (1) the United States, together with the international community, should make every appropriate effort to ensure that the people of Bosnia and Herzegovina have adequate medical supplies, food, and other humanitarian assistance during the winter of 1993-1994 in order to prevent a possible humanitarian disaster;

      (2) the United States should support necessary and appropriate preparations to facilitate a relief effort in order to prevent a possible humanitarian disaster;

      (3) all parties should cooperate with the provision of humanitarian assistance to those in need throughout the former Yugoslav republics, especially Bosnia and Herzegovina;

      (4) the United States should provide similar assistance to the peoples endangered this winter throughout the former Yugoslav republics, especially the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia; and

      (5) the United States should expend appropriated funds for such purposes as expeditiously as possible.

Passed the House of Representatives November 23 (legislative day, November 22), 1993.

Attest:

DONNALD K. ANDERSON,

Clerk.