S.J.Res.19 - A joint resolution calling upon the President to issue a proclamation recognizing the 30th anniversary of the Helsinki Final Act.109th Congress (2005-2006)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Brownback, Sam [R-KS] (Introduced 05/17/2005)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations | House - International Relations|
|Latest Action:||09/08/2005 Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House Amendment to Senate Preamble. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Summary: S.J.Res.19 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (09/06/2005)
Calls upon the President to issue a proclamation: (1) recognizing the 30th anniversary of the signing of the Final Act of the Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe; (2) reasserting the U.S. commitment to full implementation of the Helsinki Final Act; and (3) urging all participating countries to abide by their Helsinki obligations.
Calls upon the President to convey to all Helsinki signatories that respect for human rights, democratic principles, and economic liberty continue to be vital elements in promoting a new era of democracy, peace, and unity in the region covered by the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE).