H.Res. 236 (111th): Urging Turkey to respect the rights and religious freedoms of the Ecumenical Patriarchate.

Introduced:

Mar 11, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 11, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Carolyn Maloney
Representative for New York's 14th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 11, 2009
Length: 5 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/11/2009--Introduced.Calls on Turkey to:(1) eliminate all forms of discrimination, particularly those based on race or religion, and grant the Ecumenical Patriarch appropriate international recognition and ecclesiastic succession;(2) safeguard religious and ...

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Related Bills
H.Res. 373 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 3, 2007

H.Res. 180 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 17, 2011

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 236” 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.

History

Introduced
Mar 11, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
38 cosponsors (25D, 13R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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