S.Res. 613 (112th): A resolution urging the governments of Europe and the European Union to designate Hizballah as a terrorist organization and impose sanctions, and urging the President to provide information about Hizballah to the European allies of the United States and to support to the Government of Bulgaria in investigating the July 18, 2012, terrorist attack in Burgas.


Dec 11, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on December 11, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph Lieberman

Senator from Connecticut



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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2012
Length: 8 pages

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(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.)Urges European governments and the European Union (EU) to: (1) ... Read more >

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Dec 11, 2012

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Dec 21, 2012
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This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 613”). 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.


65 cosponsors (35R, 30D) (show)
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H.Res. 834 (Related)
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Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jan 1, 2013

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