Calendar No. 127
S. J. RES. 17
IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
June 9, 2009
Mr. McConnell (for himself, Mrs. Feinstein, Mr. McCain, Mr. Durbin, Mr. Ensign, Ms. Snowe, Mr. Voinovich, Ms. Collins, Mr. Kyl, Mr. Bennett, Mr. Bunning, Mr. Coburn, Mr. Inhofe, Mr. Feingold, Mrs. Murray, Mr. Risch, Ms. Mikulski, Mr. Wyden, Ms. Murkowski, Mrs. Hutchison, Mr. Bingaman, Ms. Klobuchar, Mr. Schumer, Mr. Whitehouse, Mr. Tester, Mr. Gregg, Mr. Bond, Mr. Chambliss, Mr. Begich, Mrs. Boxer, Mr. Cardin, Ms. Cantwell, Mr. Kennedy, Mr. Brownback, Mr. Isakson, Mr. Martinez, Mr. Cochran, Mr. Brown, Mr. Burris, Mr. Casey, Mrs. Hagan, Ms. Landrieu, Mr. Lautenberg, Mr. Leahy, Mr. Lieberman, Mr. Sanders, Mr. Specter, Mr. Udall of New Mexico, Mr. Hatch, Mr. Burr, Mr. Cornyn, Mr. Alexander, Mr. Lugar, Mr. Wicker, Mr. Bennet, Mr. Johnson, Mr. Merkley, Mr. Harkin, Mr. Menendez, Ms. Stabenow, Mr. Johanns, Mrs. Gillibrand, Mrs. Shaheen, Mr. Nelson of Florida, Mr. Udall of Colorado, and Mr. Dodd) introduced the following joint resolution; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance
July 23, 2009
Reported by Mr. Baucus, without amendment
Approving the renewal of import restrictions contained in the Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003, and for other purposes.
Amendment to Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003
Section 9(b)(3) of the Burmese Freedom and
Democracy Act of 2003 (Public Law 108–61; 50 U.S.C. 1701 note) is amended by
six years and inserting
Renewal of import restrictions under Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003
Congress approves the renewal of the import restrictions contained in section 3(a)(1) and section 3A (b)(1) and (c)(1) of the Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003.
Rule of construction
This joint resolution shall be deemed to be a
renewal resolution for purposes of section 9 of the Burmese
Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003.
This joint resolution and the amendments made by this joint resolution shall take effect on the date of the enactment of this joint resolution or July 26, 2009, whichever occurs first.
July 23, 2009
Reported without amendment