H.Res.691 - Supporting the goals and ideals of Anti-Slavery Day.109th Congress (2005-2006)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-17] (Introduced 02/16/2006)|
|Committees:||House - International Relations|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/16/2006 Referred to the House Committee on International Relations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.691 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/16/2006)
Supports the goals and ideals of Anti-Slavery Day. Calls on the U.S. people to observe such day on February 27, 2006.
Encourages the Department of State to increase cooperation with foreign governments to combat slavery, provide legal protections to victims of slavery, and provide social services to assist in repatriation, family reunification, and exit from slavery.