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S.RES.292: A resolution expressing support for the victims of the typhoon in the Philippines and the surrounding region.
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||international affairs|
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|Sponsor||Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii|
|Total Cosponsors||13 (11 Democrats, 2 Republicans)|
|Introduced||Nov. 13, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||Nov. 14, 2013|
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(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Mourns the loss of life resulting from Typhoon Yolanda (Typhoon Haiyan).
Expresses: (1) deepest condolences to the victims' families, and (2) solidarity with the survivors and all those who lost loved ones or otherwise been affected by the tragedy.
Supports efforts of: (1) the government of the Philippines to coordinate humanitarian and reconstruction assistance; and (2) the U.S. government, the international community, relief agencies, and private citizens to assist the governments and peoples of the Philippines and the surrounding region.
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|Nov. 14, 2013||Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S8069-8070)|
|Nov. 14, 2013||Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 245.|
|Nov. 14, 2013||Committee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Menendez without amendment. Without written report.|
|Nov. 14, 2013||Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.|
|Nov. 13, 2013||Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR s8006-8007)|