H.R.5528 - Center for International Human Rights Act of 2002107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Gilman, Benjamin A. [R-NY-20] (Introduced 10/02/2002)|
|Committees:||House - International Relations|
|Latest Action:||10/03/2002 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.|
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Summary: H.R.5528 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Center for International Human Rights Act of 2002 - Declares that Congress finds that a private, nonprofit corporation known as the Center for International Human Rights has been established in the District of Columbia to: (1) establish programs to promote, monitor, and analyze the status of human rights throughout the world; (2) investigate allegations of human rights violations in conjunction with private and governmental organizations; (3) sponsor fellows to study international human rights issues at the Center; (4) carry out a conference series to bring together international human rights experts to discuss and disseminate information; and (5) make grants to and cooperative agreements with non-governmental organizations to promote human rights, giving priority to indigenous human rights organizations in countries the governments of which violate such rights.
Introduced in House (10/02/2002)
Authorizes the Secretary of State to make an annual grant to the Center.