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

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

H. Res. 131

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 was offered by Ms. Bass (D-CA) and agreed to by voice vote.

H. Res. 273

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.

H. Res. 222

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 was offered by Mr. Meeks (D-NY) and agreed to by voice vote.

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