S.Res.356 - A resolution condemning the abuse of Iraqi prisoners at Abu Ghraib prison, urging a full and complete investigation to ensure justice is served, and expressing support for all Americans serving nobly in Iraq.108th Congress (2003-2004)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Frist, William H. [R-TN] (Introduced 05/10/2004)|
|Latest Action:||05/21/2004 Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Yea-Nay Vote. 92 - 0. Record Vote Number: 86. (All Actions)|
|Major Recorded Votes:||05/21/2004 : Passed Senate|
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Summary: S.Res.356 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (05/21/2004)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Commends all Americans serving nobly abroad.
Condemns the despicable acts at Abu Ghraib prison and joins with the President in expressing apology for the humiliation suffered by the prisoners in Iraq and their families.
Urges: (1) the Government of the United States to take appropriate measures to ensure that such acts do not occur in the future; and (2) that all individuals responsible for such acts be held accountable.
Expresses the belief that the appropriate Senate committees and the President should conduct a full investigation of the abuses alleged to have occurred at Abu Ghraib.