S.RES.136: A resolution recognizing the 60th Anniversary of the Korean War Armistice and the Mutual Defense Treaty of 1953, and congratulating Park Geun-Hye on her election to the Presidency of 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 Benjamin L. Cardin, D-Md.
Total Cosponsors 7 (4 Democrats, 3 Republicans)
Introduced May 9, 2013
Latest Major Action May 9, 2013
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Bill Summary

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Recognizes the 60th anniversary of the Korean War Armistice and the Mutual Defense Treaty of 1953.

Reaffirms the importance of the U.S.-Korea alliance as a linchpin in maintaining peace on the Korean Peninsula and in the greater East Asia region.

Congratulates Park Geun-Hye on her historic election to the presidency of the Republic of Korea (South Korea) and wishes her well during her tenure of leadership.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
May 9, 2013 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3352; text as passed Senate: CR S3343)