H.Res. 732 (112th): Calling for the protection of the rights and freedoms of religious minorities in the Arab world.


Jul 17, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 17, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Trent Franks

Representative for Arizona's 2nd congressional district



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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

7/17/2012--Introduced.Recognizes, in light of the upheaval brought by the Arab Spring, that religious freedom is critical to democratization, so that: (1) all people can freely associate, speak, and peacefully participate ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 17, 2012

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 732”). 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.


40 cosponsors (28R, 12D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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