S.Res.324 - A resolution expressing support for the people of Sri Lanka in the wake of the tsunami and the assassination of the Sri Lankan Foreign Minister and urging support and respect for free and fair elections in Sri Lanka.109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Sen. McCain, John [R-AZ] (Introduced 11/18/2005)|
|Latest Action:||02/28/2006 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S1530-1531) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.324 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (11/18/2005)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Expresses support for: (1) the people of Sri Lanka as they recover from the December 2004 tsunami, and the August 2005 assassination of the Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Lakhsman Kadirgamar; and (2) the courageous decision by the government of Sri Lanka, following the assassination, to remain in discussions with the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam in an attempt to resolve peacefully the issues facing the people of Sri Lanka.
Urges all parties in Sri Lanka to remain committed to the negotiating process.