S.Con.Res.43 - A concurrent resolution concerning the emancipation of the Baha'i community of Iran.102nd Congress (1991-1992)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Dodd, Christopher J. [D-CT] (Introduced 05/22/1991)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations | House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/10/1992 Referred to the Subcommittee on Human Rights and International Organizations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Con.Res.43 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (05/22/1991)
Urges the Government of Iran to extend to the Baha'i community the rights guaranteed by the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international agreements to which Iran is a party.
Calls upon the President to continue to: (1) urge the Government of Iran to emancipate the Baha'i community by granting such rights; (2) emphasize that the United States regards the human rights practices of such Government, particularly its treatment of the Baha'is and other religious minorities, as a significant element in the development of U.S.-Iranian relations; and (3) cooperate with other governments and international organizations in efforts to protect the religious rights of the Baha'is and other minorities in Iran.