Summary: H.Res.496 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (10/17/2005)

Honors the life and achievements of Dr. John Garang de Mabior.

Reaffirms the House of Representatives' commitment to a lasting peace in the Republic of the Sudan, and calls for full implementation of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement.

Directs the Clerk of the House of Representatives to transmit an enrolled copy of this resolution to the Secretary of State with a request that the Secretary transmit it to Dr. Garang's widow, Rebecca Garang, and to the government of Southern Sudan, through the Office of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement (SPLM) in the District of Columbia.