H.R.2509 - United Nations Voting Accountability Act of 2007110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Gohmert, Louie [R-TX-1] (Introduced 05/24/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||05/24/2007 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.|
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Summary: H.R.2509 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/24/2007)
United Nations Voting Accountability Act of 2007 - Prohibits providing U.S. assistance (as defined by this Act) to a country that opposed the U.S. position in the United Nations.
Authorizes the Secretary of State to (temporarily) exempt a country from such prohibition if since the beginning of the most recent session of the General Assembly there has been a fundamental change in the country's leadership and policies so that the country will no longer oppose the U.S. position in the United Nations.
Authorizes the President to exempt a country from such prohibition for national security reasons.