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H.RES.200: Reaffirming the United States' commitment to the economic and military security of the Republic of Korea and expressing the shared vision of the people of the United States and the people of the Republic of Korea for a prosperous and peaceful Asian community on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the Mutual Defense Treaty between the United States and the Republic of Korea.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about international affairs
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Sponsor Grace Meng, D-N.Y.
Total Cosponsors 34 (17 Democrats, 1 Independent, 16 Republicans)
Introduced May 6, 2013
Latest Major Action June 7, 2013
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Bill Summary

Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the relationship between the Republic of Korea (South Korea) and the United States is one of great strength and mutual benefit.

Affirms the support of the people of the United States for a secure Republic of Korea through its commitment to the Mutual Defense Treaty and other measures to deter North Korean aggression.

Congratulates President Park Geun-Hye on her historic election to the presidency of the Republic of Korea.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 7, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific.
May 6, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.