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H.Res. 627: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Biden Administration should continue to block all assets of the Government of Afghanistan that are held in accounts of United States financial institutions to ensure the Taliban does not have access to such assets.


The text of the resolution below is as of Sep 10, 2021 (Introduced).


IV

117th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. RES. 627

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

September 10, 2021

(for himself, Mr. Posey, and Mr. Weber of Texas) submitted the following resolution; which was referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned

RESOLUTION

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Biden Administration should continue to block all assets of the Government of Afghanistan that are held in accounts of United States financial institutions to ensure the Taliban does not have access to such assets.

That it is the sense of the House of Representatives that—

(1)

the United States does not negotiate with international terrorists organizations or persons acting on their behalf, the United States does not pay ransoms to such organizations or persons, and the United States does not provide foreign aid to such organizations or persons; and

(2)

the Biden Administration should continue to block all assets of the Government of Afghanistan that are held in accounts of United States financial institutions to ensure the Taliban does not have access to such assets.