H.Con.Res.211 - Commending Daw Aung San Suu Kyi on the 10th anniversary of her receiving the Nobel Peace Prize and expressing the sense of the Congress with respect to the Government of Burma.107th Congress (2001-2002)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-3] (Introduced 08/02/2001)|
|Committees:||House - International Relations | Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 01/23/2002 Message on Senate action sent to the House. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Summary: H.Con.Res.211 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)
Commends and congratulates Daw Aung San Suu Kyi on the tenth anniversary of her receiving the Nobel Peace Prize. Recognizes her contributions and work toward bringing national reconciliation and democracy to Burma.
Reported to Senate with amendment(s) (12/14/2001)
Expresses the sense of Congress that the President and Secretary of State should continue to encourage the State Peace and Development Council (the Burmese military regime) to: (1) restore basic human rights to the Burmese people; (2) eliminate the practice of human trafficking; (3) address the manufacture of heroin and methamphetamine; (4) release all political prisoners; (5) remove all restrictions on the freedom of speech, assembly, association, and movement of Daw Aung San Suu Kyi and members of the National League for Democracy; (6) recognize the results of the 1990 democratic elections; and (7) take concrete steps to achieve national reconciliation and the restoration of democracy through genuine and substantive dialogue with Daw Aung San Suu Kyi.