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S.RES.69: A resolution calling for the protections of religious minority rights and freedoms in the Arab world.
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||international affairs|
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|Sponsor||James M. Inhofe, R-Okla.|
|Total Cosponsors||2 (All Republicans)|
|Introduced||March 7, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||March 7, 2013|
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Recognizes, in the spirit of the "Arab Spring" revolution (where ordinary citizens have taken to the streets demanding an end to corruption, political cronyism, and government repression), that religious minority freedoms and rights must be protected.
Urges the U.S. government to lead the international effort to repeal existing blasphemy laws.
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|March 7, 2013||Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S1271-1272)|