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

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.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 14, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

George Radanovich

Representative for California's 19th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 14, 2005
Length: 11 pages

History

Jun 14, 2005
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Sep 15, 2005
 
Ordered Reported

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H.Res. 316 (109th) 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.

This simple resolution was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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