S.2720 - Comprehensive Peace in Sudan Act108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Lugar, Richard G. [R-IN] (Introduced 07/22/2004)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||07/22/2004 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S8701-8703) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2720 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (07/22/2004)
Comprehensive Peace in Sudan Act - Expresses the sense of Congress respecting the crisis in the Darfur region of Sudan.
Amends the Sudan Peace Act to authorize the President to assist Sudan to support the implementation of a comprehensive peace agreement that applies to all regions of Sudan, including the Darfur region, and to address the humanitarian and human rights crisis in the Darfur region and its impact on eastern Chad, contingent upon a continuing certification to the appropriate congressional committees that the Government of Sudan is acting to: (1) ensure that the armed forces and militias are not committing atrocities or blocking assistance; (2) demobilize militias; (3) protect civilians, and (4) cooperate with aid workers and the African Union monitoring team.