H.Res.976 - Condemning human rights abuses by the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran and expressing solidarity with the Iranian people.109th Congress (2005-2006)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. McCaul, Michael T. [R-TX-10] (Introduced 07/28/2006)|
|Committees:||House - International Relations|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/20/2006 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Summary: H.Res.976 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House without amendment (09/20/2006)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Condemns the government of the Islamic Republic of Iran's human rights abuses and urges the international community to bring pressure on Iran to halt discrimination and violence toward its citizens, in particular women, religious and ethnic minorities, and vocal opponents of the regime.
Urges the U.S. government to continue to pressure the government of Iran into making measurable human rights improvements.
Expresses unity with all Iranian people and shares their desire to see Iran become a free country with democratic institutions and equal rights for all.