H.Res. 629 (112th): Condemning violence by the Government of Syria against journalists, and expressing the sense of the House of Representatives on freedom of the press in Syria.
Apr 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on April 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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- 4/19/2012--Introduced.Calls on Syria to: (1) open the country to independent and foreign journalists and end its media blackout; and (2) release all detained journalists, videographers, and bloggers.Condemns: (1) Syria's intimidation ...
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Mar 29, 2012
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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 629” means this is a House 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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