H.R.912: Humanitarian Assistance Code of Conduct Act of 2005

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about congress
  • Introduced Feb. 17, 2005
  • Latest Major Action March 3, 2005

Bill Summary

Humanitarian Assistance Code of Conduct Act of 2005 - Prohibits the obligation of specified funds for foreign operations, export financing, and related programs to an organization that fails to adopt a code of conduct that provides for the protection of beneficiaries of assistance from sexual exploitation and abuse in humanitarian relief operations. Requires the code of conduct, to the maximum extent practicable, to be consistent with the...

(Source: Library of Congress)

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Bill Actions

Date Description
Referred to the House Committee on International Relations.
Mr. Smith (NJ) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
Considered under suspension of the rules.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 912.
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
Considered as unfinished business.
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 416 - 0, 1 Present (Roll no. 43).
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
Feb. 17, 2005

Introduced in the House by Bill Delahunt (D-Mass.)

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