H.Res.828 - Commending the people of Mongolia, on the 800th anniversary of Mongolian statehood, for building strong, democratic institutions, and expressing the support of the House of Representatives for efforts by the United States to continue to strengthen its partnership with that country.109th Congress (2005-2006)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Pitts, Joseph R. [R-PA-16] (Introduced 05/19/2006)|
|Committees:||House - International Relations|
|Latest Action:||06/07/2006 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.|
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Summary: H.Res.828 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House without amendment (06/07/2006)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Congratulates the people and government of Mongolia on the 800th anniversary of Mongolian statehood, and commends the people and government of Mongolia for their commitment to democracy and economic reform.
Affirms that the United States is proud to be considered Mongolia's "third neighbor," and supports efforts to strengthen strategic, political, economic, educational, and cultural ties between the two countries.
Urges the government of Mongolia to take further steps to fight corruption and provide greater accountability in government operations.
Encourages private investment and increased business ties between investors in both countries, and increased people-to-people ties through expanded academic, cultural, and sports exchanges.
Supports increased Mongolian participation in international organizations and initiatives.