S.Res. 428 (111th): A resolution expressing concern about violations of civil liberties taking place in Venezuela and commending the people of Venezuela for their steadfast support of democracy.

Introduced:

Mar 1, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 1, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

George LeMieux
Senator from Florida
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 1, 2010
Length: 4 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/1/2010--Introduced.Condemns the repression of peaceful demonstrators in Venezuela by security forces and government-affiliated groups and mourns the resulting loss of life.Urges: (1) the people and the government of Venezuela to ...

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What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 428” 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.

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History

Introduced
Mar 1, 2010

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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Votes

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