S.Con.Res.107 - A concurrent resolution affirming U.S. commitments under the Taiwan Relations Act.105th Congress (1997-1998)
Concurrent ResolutionHide Overview
|Sponsor:||Sen. Lott, Trent [R-MS] (Introduced 07/07/1998)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations | House - International Relations|
|Latest Action:||House - 07/14/1998 Referred to the House Committee on International Relations. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Summary: S.Con.Res.107 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate amended (07/10/1998)
Declares that the Congress affirms: (1) its longstanding commitment to Taiwan in accordance with the Taiwan Relations Act; (2) its expectation that the future of Taiwan will be determined by peaceful means and that it considers any effort to determine Taiwan's future by other than peaceful means a threat to the peace and security of the Western Pacific and of grave concern to the United States; (3) its commitment to make available to Taiwan such defense articles and services as may be necessary to enable Taiwan to maintain a sufficient self-defense capability; and (4) its commitment that only the President and Congress shall determine the nature and quantity of defense articles and services needed by Taiwan.
Urges the President to seek a public renunciation by the People's Republic of China of any use of force, or threat to use force, against democratic Taiwan.