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H.RES.327: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding China's membership in the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC).

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Sponsor Kerry Bentivolio, R-Mich.
Total Cosponsors 9 (All Republicans)
Introduced Aug. 2, 2013
Latest Major Action Aug. 16, 2013
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Bill Summary

Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should: (1) vote against China (PRC) regaining United Nations Council on Human Rights (UNHRC) membership and encourage other members to vote against its election, and (2) encourage another member to stand for election as an alternate candidate from the Asia-Pacific region.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Aug. 16, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific.
Aug. 16, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations.
Aug. 2, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.