Summary: H.Res.828 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)

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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.