H.Con.Res.155 - Urging the Government of the Republic of Albania to ensure that the parliamentary elections to be held on July 3, 2005, are conducted in accordance with international standards for free and fair elections.109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4] (Introduced 05/17/2005)|
|Committees:||House - International Relations | Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||06/28/2005 Received in the Senate and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.|
|Major Recorded Votes:||06/27/2005 : Passed House|
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Summary: H.Con.Res.155 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House without amendment (06/27/2005)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Welcomes the opportunity for the Republic of Albania to take the next steps in European and Euro-Atlantic integration by holding July 2005 parliamentary elections that meet the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) election standards.
Supports commitments by Albanian political parties to adhere to campaign and election laws.
Supports U.S. assistance to help the people of Albania establish a democratic system and a free market economy.
Encourages the President to communicate to the government of Albania, to all Albanian political parties and candidates, and to the people of Albania the importance attached by the U.S. government to this parliamentary election in determining the future U.S.-Albanian relationship.