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S.RES.319: A resolution expressing support for the Ukrainian people in light of President Yanukovych's decision not to sign an Association Agreement with the European Union.
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||international affairs|
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||Christopher S. Murphy, D-Conn.|
|Total Cosponsors||10 (6 Democrats, 4 Republicans)|
|Introduced||Dec. 12, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||Jan. 7, 2014|
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- Bill introduced in the Senate
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(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the Senate reported version is repeated here.)
Supports the sovereign right of the people of Ukraine to chart an independent and democratic future for their country.
Urges U.S. and European leaders to work together to support a peaceful and democratic resolution to the current crisis that moves Ukraine toward a future in the Euro-Atlantic community and a long-term solution to Ukraine's economic crisis.
Encourages demonstrators and members of the opposition and civil society in Ukraine to avoid violence and engage in a dialogue of national reconciliation.
Urges all political parties to refrain from hate speech or actions of an anti-Semitic or other character which further divide the Ukrainian people.
Calls on the government of Ukraine to respect the internationally recognized human rights of the Ukrainian people, especially the freedoms of speech and as...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|Jan. 7, 2014||Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S82-83; text as passed Senate: CR S83)|
|Dec. 18, 2013||Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 274.|
|Dec. 18, 2013||Committee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Menendez without amendment and with a preamble. Without written report.|
|Dec. 18, 2013||Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.|
|Dec. 12, 2013||Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S8776)|