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Oct 21, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This resolution was introduced on October 21, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from New Jersey
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Last Updated: Oct 21, 2009
Length: 10 pages
Reported by Committee — Mar 4, 2010
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 title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Res. 399 (112th).
This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 316”). 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 committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 19, 2012
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 4, 2010
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