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.

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Related Bills
S.Res. 399 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 19, 2012

H.Res. 252 (Related)
Affirmation of the United States Record on the Armenian Genocide Resolution

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 4, 2010

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 316” means this is a Senate 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
Oct 21, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
16 cosponsors (13D, 2R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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