Find your legislators by address, ZIP code or name
H.RES.491: Affirming the support of the United States for Georgia's accession to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO).
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||international affairs|
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||Ted Poe, R-Texas|
|Total Cosponsors||1 (All Democrats)|
|Introduced||Feb. 26, 2014|
|Latest Major Action||Feb. 26, 2014|
|See it on||GovTrack|
|See it on||C-SPAN|
- Bill introduced in the House
- Bill passed in the House
- Bill passed in the Senate
- Bill signed into law
Supports Georgia's aspirations to join the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO).
Recognizes the benefits of closer economic and political ties between NATO members and Georgia.
Calls on Russia to respect the rights of countries to make their own sovereign choices with regard to international partnerships, including to join NATO.
Urges: (1) the Administration and the Department of State to work with Georgia to support its NATO entry, and (2) NATO members to extend a Membership Action Plan to Georgia at the NATO Summit in September 2014.
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|Feb. 26, 2014||Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.|