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S.RES.156: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate on the 10-year anniversary of NATO Allied Command Transformation.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about international affairs
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Sponsor Mark Warner, D-Va.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced May 23, 2013
Latest Major Action July 31, 2013
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Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the Senate on July 24, 2013. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Celebrates the 10th anniversary of the establishment of NATO Allied Command Transformation (NATO ACT).

Recognizes NATO ACT's leading role in transforming alliance forces and capabilities.

Remembers the 64 years the North American Treaty Organization (NATO) has served to ensure peace and stability in Europe, and urges the United States to continue to expand its relationships with NATO.

Recognizes: (1) the men and women who have served to safeguard the freedom and security of the United States and the whole of the transatlantic alliance; and (2) the outstanding partnership between the local community in Norfolk, Virginia, and NATO personnel assigned to ACT.

Honors the sacrifices of U.S. personnel, NATO allies, and partners in Afghanistan.

Urges all NATO members to implement the Strategic Concept ...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 31, 2013 Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6137-6138; text as passed Senate: CR S6138)
July 24, 2013 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 146.
July 24, 2013 Committee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Menendez with an amendment in the nature of a substitute and with an amended preamble. Without written report.
July 23, 2013 Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
May 23, 2013 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S3864-3865)