H.Con.Res.7 - Calling on the League of Arab States and each Member State individually to acknowledge the genocide in the Darfur region of Sudan and to step up their efforts to stop the genocide in Darfur.110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lee, Barbara [D-CA-9] (Introduced 01/04/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs | Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||06/28/2007 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 244.|
|Major Recorded Votes:||04/25/2007 : Passed House|
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Summary: H.Con.Res.7 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Reported to Senate amended (06/28/2007)
Urges the League of Arab States and each member State to: (1) declare the systematic torture, rape, and displacement of Darfurians a genocide; and (2) pass a resolution to support and accept a United Nations-African Union peacekeeping force, as agreed to by all parties to the Abuja Communique on November 30, 2006, enforce the ceasefire, protect civilians, and ensure access to humanitarian assistance in Darfur.
Urges the League of Arab States work with the United Nations, the African Union, and the United States Presidential Special Envoy for Sudan, Andrew Natsios, to bring about peace and stability to Darfur, the refugee camps, and along the Chadian border.