S.RES.378: A resolution condemning illegal Russian aggression in Ukraine.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about international affairs
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Sponsor Richard J. Durbin, D-Ill.
Total Cosponsors 32 (13 Democrats, 19 Republicans)
Introduced March 11, 2014
Latest Major Action March 11, 2014
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Bill Summary

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Condemns the Russian military seizure of the Ukrainian Crimea and demands the immediate withdrawal of Russian forces except as allowed for by treaty.

Demands the release of besieged Ukrainian security forces in Crimea, and warns that failure to do so or any additional military action against other areas of Ukraine will lead to significant consequences in the Russian Federation's relations with the United States and those nations who share our views.

Urges the President to use all appropriate economic elements of U.S. national power in coordination with U.S. allies to protect Ukraine's independence, sovereignty, and economic integrity.

Urges the President to use economic and diplomatic measures, including calibrated sanctions, against those responsible for the seizure of Crimea.

Urges the President to propose to G-8 nations to sus...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 11, 2014 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1527; text as passed Senate: CR S1520-1521)