H.Res.264 - Expressing sympathy for the victims of the devastating earthquake that struck Algeria on May 21, 2003.108th Congress (2003-2004)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Lantos, Tom [D-CA-12] (Introduced 06/10/2003)|
|Committees:||House - International Relations|
|Latest Action:||06/23/2003 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.|
|Major Recorded Votes:||06/23/2003 : Passed House|
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Summary: H.Res.264 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Passed House without amendment (06/23/2003)
Expresses: (1) condolences to the people of Algeria and particularly to the families of the victims and the survivors for the tragic losses suffered as a result of the earthquake of May 21, 2003; (2) support for the people and to the Government of Algeria as they continue their efforts to rebuild their cities and their lives; and (3) support for humanitarian assistance provided by the United States Agency for International Development and other American and international relief organizations.
Recognizes the important role that is being played by the United States and the international community in providing assistance to alleviate the suffering of the people of Algeria.
Encourages a continued commitment by the United States and other countries and international organizations to the rebuilding of the earthquake-affected areas in Algeria.