Summary: H.J.Res.89 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (07/30/1997)

Calls for the President, acting through the permanent U.S. representatives to the United Nations (UN), to: (1) continue to support and fully participate in negotiations at the UN and especially in the preparatory committee to establish an international criminal court with jurisdiction over serious international crimes, including war crimes, genocide, and crimes against humanity; and (2) provide any assistance necessary to expedite the establishment of such a court.

Requires the President to report to the Congress on establishment of the court.