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S.CON.RES.38: A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress that Warren Weinstein should be returned home to his family.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about international affairs
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Sponsor Barbara A. Mikulski, D-Md.
Total Cosponsors 3 (2 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Introduced June 26, 2014
Latest Major Action Dec. 11, 2014
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Bill Summary

Expresses the sense of Congress that the U.S. government should: (1) use all lawful tools to bring Warren Weinstein home to his family; (2) make the return of all U.S. citizens held captive abroad a top priority; and (3) keep Congress apprised of its actions to achieve such goals as new information is available, or quarterly if no new information is available.

States that nothing in this resolution shall be construed as an authorization for the use of military force.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 11, 2014 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 647.
Dec. 11, 2014 Committee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Menendez with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. Without written report.
Dec. 11, 2014 Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
June 26, 2014 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S4166-4167)