Markup: H.R. 1897, H. Res. 131, H. Res. 273, and H. Res. 222

2172 House Rayburn Office Building Washington, DC 20515 | Jun 27, 2013 10:00am

Opening Statements

Bill Markups

H. Res. 131, Concerning the ongoing conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the need for international efforts toward long-term peace, stability, and observance of human rights [ H. Res. 131, Concerning the ongoing conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo... ]

H. Res. 131, Concerning the ongoing conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the need for international efforts toward long-term peace, stability, and observance of human rights.

An Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute offered by Ms. Bass (D-CA), agreed to by voice vote. 

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H. Res. 222, Recognizing the long-term partnership and friendship between the United States and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, working together towards peace and security in the Middle East [ H. Res. 222, Recognizing the long-term partnership and friendship between the United States and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan ]

H. Res. 222, Recognizing the long-term partnership and friendship between the United States and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, working together towards peace and security in the Middle East.

An Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute offered by Mr. Meeks (D-NY), agreed to by voice vote. 

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H. Res. 273, Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the President should nominate a qualified & independent individual for the position of Inspector General of the Department of State and Broadcasting Board of Governors to be confirmed [ H. Res. 273, Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the President should nominate a qualified and independent individual for the position of Inspector General of the Department of State... ]

H. Res. 273, Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the President should nominate a qualified and independent individual for the position of Inspector General of the Department of State and Broadcasting Board of Governors to be confirmed by the Senate without delay.

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H.R. 1897, Vietnam Human Rights Act of 2013 [ H.R. 1897, Vietnam Human Rights Act of 2013 ]

H.R. 1897, To promote freedom and democracy in Vietnam.

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