H.Con.Res.68 - Condemning the Government of the People's Republic of China for its poor human rights record.107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-3] (Introduced 03/20/2001)|
|Committees:||House - International Relations|
|Latest Action:||04/23/2001 Referred to the Subcommittee on International Operations and Human Rights.|
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Summary: H.Con.Res.68 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) the Government of the People's Republic of China should stop persecution of all religious practitioners and safeguard fundamental human rights; and (2) the U.S. Government should continue to insist that China adhere to such rights.
Introduced in House (03/20/2001)
Urges the Chinese Government to: (1) release from detention all religious practitioners, Falun Gong members, and prisoners of conscience and end torture and other cruel, inhuman, and degrading treatment; (2) allow the Chinese people to pursue their personal beliefs; and (3) adhere to the International Covenants on Civil and Political Rights and on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights.