H.R.4558 - United Nations Voting Accountability Act of 2005109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Gohmert, Louie [R-TX-1] (Introduced 12/15/2005)|
|Committees:||House - International Relations|
|Latest Action:||12/15/2005 Referred to the House Committee on International Relations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4558 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (12/15/2005)
United Nations Voting Accountability Act of 2005 - Prohibits providing U.S. assistance (as defined by this Act) to a country that opposed the U.S. position in the United Nations.
Authorizes the Secretary of State to (temporarily) exempt a country from such prohibition if since the beginning of the most recent session of the General Assembly there has been a fundamental change in the country's leadership and policies so that the country will no longer oppose the U.S. position in the United Nations.
Authorizes the President to exempt a country from such prohibition for national security reasons.