About the resolution
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is a multilateral organization based in Southeast Asia consisting of: Brunei, Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. The organization was established in 1967 and the United States established dialogue relations with the organization in 1977.
H.Res. 311 supports the elevation of the U.S.- ASEAN relationship to a strategic partnership; encourages the enhancement of U.S.- ASEAN economic engagement through the elimination of trade barriers; supports ASEAN cooperation to combat terrorism and violent extremism; supports efforts ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 20th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 27, 2017
Length: 5 pages
May 3, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 27, 2017
This simple resolution was agreed to on September 27, 2017. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
H.Res. 311 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.
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