Calling upon the President to ensure that the foreign policy of the United States reflects appropriate understanding and sensitivity concerning issues related to human rights, ethnic cleansing, and genocide documented in the United States record relating to the Armenian Genocide, and for other purposes.
The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 19th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 4, 2000
Length: 14 pages
Sep 27, 2000
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Oct 3, 2000
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Sep 15, 2005
Reintroduced Bill — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 316 (109th).
H.Res. 596 (106th) was a simple resolution in the United States Congress.
A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 596. This is the one from the 106th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Affirmation of the United States Record on the Armenian Genocide Resolution, H.R. Res. 596, 106th Cong. (2000).
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