S.RES.311: A resolution calling on the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to strongly oppose Russia's discriminatory law against the freedom of expression for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) persons and to obtain written assurance that host countries of the Olympic Games will uphold all international human rights and civil rights obligations for all persons observing or participating in the Games regardless of race, sex, sexual orientation, or gender identity, and for other purposes.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about sports and recreation
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Sponsor Jeff Merkley, D-Ore.
Total Cosponsors 3 (All Democrats)
Introduced Nov. 21, 2013
Latest Major Action Nov. 21, 2013
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