H.Res.422 - Calling on the Government of the People's Republic of China to use its unique influence and economic leverage to stop genocide and violence in Darfur, Sudan.110th Congress (2007-2008)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Lee, Barbara [D-CA-9] (Introduced 05/21/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||06/05/2007 On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 410 - 0 (Roll no. 427).|
|Major Recorded Votes:||06/05/2007 : Passed House|
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Summary: H.Res.422 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House without amendment (06/05/2007)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Calls upon the government of the People's Republic of China (PRC) to condemn the atrocities taking place in Darfur, Sudan, and end military and economic assistance to the government of Sudan until Sudan stops civilian attacks and engages in peace negotiations.
Recognizes the close relationship between the PRC and Sudan and urges the PRC to use its political, international, and economic influence to stop the violence in Darfur, Sudan.
Recognizes that the spirit of the Olympics, which is to bring together nations and people from all over the world in peace, is incompatible with actions supporting acts of genocide.