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S.Res. 376: A resolution urging the Governments of Burma and Bangladesh to ensure the safe, dignified, voluntary, and sustainable return of the Rohingya refugees who have been displaced by the campaign of ethnic cleansing conducted by the Burmese military.

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Jeff Merkley

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Oregon. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 21, 2018
Length: 16 pages
Introduced:

Jan 23, 2018

Status:

Ordered Reported on Mar 20, 2018

The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on March 20, 2018.

History

Jan 23, 2018
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Mar 20, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Agreed To

S.Res. 376 is a 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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