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Official Title as Introduced

Calling on the President to continue to support and fully participate in negotiations at the United Nations to conclude an international agreement to establish an international criminal court.

Actions Overview (1)

07/30/1997Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

07/31/1997Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E1567)
Action By: House of Representatives
07/30/1997Referred to the House Committee on International Relations.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/30/1997Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (36)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Leach, James A. [R-IA-1]* 07/30/1997
Rep. Delahunt, William D. [D-MA-10]* 07/30/1997
Rep. Stark, Fortney Pete [D-CA-13]* 07/30/1997
Rep. McNulty, Michael R. [D-NY-21]* 07/30/1997
Rep. Evans, Lane [D-IL-17]* 07/30/1997
Rep. Woolsey, Lynn C. [D-CA-6]* 07/30/1997
Rep. Bonior, David E. [D-MI-10] 09/03/1997
Rep. Yates, Sidney R. [D-IL-9] 09/03/1997
Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [D-NJ-8] 09/03/1997
Rep. Barrett, Thomas M. [D-WI-5] 09/03/1997
Rep. Cummings, Elijah E. [D-MD-7] 09/17/1997
Rep. Brown, George E., Jr. [D-CA-42] 09/17/1997
Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3] 09/17/1997
Rep. Rohrabacher, Dana [R-CA-45] 09/17/1997
Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] 09/17/1997
Rep. Waters, Maxine [D-CA-35] 09/17/1997
Rep. Borski, Robert A. [D-PA-3] 09/17/1997
Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-3] 09/17/1997
Rep. Dellums, Ronald V. [D-CA-9] 09/17/1997
Rep. Skaggs, David E. [D-CO-2] 10/08/1997
Rep. Olver, John W. [D-MA-1] 10/08/1997
Rep. Sawyer, Tom [D-OH-14] 10/08/1997
Rep. Serrano, Jose E. [D-NY-16] 10/21/1997
Rep. Furse, Elizabeth [D-OR-1] 10/21/1997
Rep. Waxman, Henry A. [D-CA-29] 10/21/1997
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4] 11/12/1997
Rep. Hooley, Darlene [D-OR-5] 11/13/1997
Rep. Pomeroy, Earl [D-ND-At Large] 01/28/1998
Rep. Owens, Major R. [D-NY-11] 01/28/1998
Rep. Berman, Howard L. [D-CA-26] 03/05/1998
Rep. Slaughter, Louise McIntosh [D-NY-28] 03/05/1998
Rep. Towns, Edolphus [D-NY-10] 03/05/1998
Rep. Kilpatrick, Carolyn C. [D-MI-15] 04/23/1998
Rep. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI-8] 04/23/1998
Rep. Frost, Martin [D-TX-24] 04/23/1998
Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5] 06/03/1998

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House International Relations07/30/1997 Referred to

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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.