S.Con.Res.132 - A concurrent resolution regarding the protection and promotion of human rights in the Republic of Singapore.100th Congress (1987-1988)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Simon, Paul [D-IL] (Introduced 07/11/1988)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/11/1988 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Con.Res.132 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (07/11/1988)
Urges the Government of Singapore to: (1) release all political prisoners; and (2) respect the rights of Singaporeans to criticize Government policies openly and to speak freely with representatives of human rights organizations, foreign diplomats, and the media.
Commends the State Department and the U.S. Embassy in Singapore for monitoring human rights in Singapore. Calls upon the State Department to communicate to the Government of Singapore that contacts between Singaporean citizens and U.S. Embassy officials are an essential aspect of U.S. foreign policy.