H.Res. 316 (109th): Affirmation of the United States Record on the Armenian Genocide Resolution


Jun 14, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 15, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


George Radanovich
Representative for California's 19th congressional district


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Last Updated: Jun 14, 2005
Length: 11 pages

About the resolution

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills
H.Res. 596 (106th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Oct 3, 2000

S.Res. 320 (Related)
A resolution calling the President to ensure that the foreign policy of the United ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 18, 2005

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 316” means this is a House 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 14, 2005
Reported by Committee
Sep 15, 2005


159 cosponsors (108D, 51R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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