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H.RES.499: Condemning the violation of Ukrainian sovereignty, independence, and territorial integrity by military forces of the Russian Federation.
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||international affairs|
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|Sponsor||Edward Royce, R-Calif.|
|Total Cosponsors||19 (7 Democrats, 12 Republicans)|
|Introduced||March 5, 2014|
|Latest Major Action||March 11, 2014|
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Condemns Russia's military violation of Ukrainian sovereignty, independence, and territorial integrity.
States that Russia's military intervention: (1) is in breach of its United Nations (U.N.) obligations, and of the 1994 Budapest Memorandum on Security Assurances in which it pledged to respect Ukraine's independence and existing borders; and (2) poses a threat to international peace and security.
Calls on Russia to remove its military forces from Ukraine's Crimean peninsula, other than those operating in accordance with its 1997 agreement on the Status and Conditions of the Black Sea Fleet Stationing on the Territory of Ukraine, and to refrain from interference in all regions of Ukraine, including ending support of separatist and paramilitary forces in Crimea.
Declares that the Ukrainian people have the right to determine their own future free from outside interference.
Commends the Ukrainian government for its restraint and avoidance of military p...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|March 11, 2014||
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 402 - 7, 1 Present (Roll no. 117). (text: CR H2268-2269)
|March 11, 2014||Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H2286)|
|March 11, 2014||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.|
|March 11, 2014||DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 499.|
|March 11, 2014||Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H2268-2273)|
|March 11, 2014||Mr. Royce moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended. (consideration: CR H2268)|
|March 7, 2014||Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security Discharged.|
|March 6, 2014||Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.|
|March 6, 2014||Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.|
|March 6, 2014||Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.|
|March 5, 2014||Referred to House Judiciary|
|March 5, 2014||Referred to House Ways and Means|
|March 5, 2014||Referred to House Foreign Affairs|