S.Res. 316 (111th): Affirmation of the United States Record on the Armenian Genocide Resolution

Introduced:

Oct 21, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on October 21, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Robert “Bob” Menéndez

Senator from New Jersey

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 21, 2009
Length: 10 pages

See Instead:

H.Res. 252 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Mar 4, 2010

About the resolution

Full Title

A 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.

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History

Oct 21, 2009
 
Introduced

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