H.Res.575 - Commending the people and the Government of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan for their continued committment to holding elections and broadening political participation, and for other purposes.110th Congress (2007-2008)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Baird, Brian [D-WA-3] (Introduced 07/26/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||09/05/2007 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.575 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (09/05/2007)
Commends the people, the government of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, and His Majesty King Abdullah II for their commitment to conducting parliamentary and municipal elections in 2007.
Expresses the House of Representatives' desire that Jordan's progress toward democratization continue and flourish as a model for other Arab countries, and remains committed to assist Jordan, should it so desire, in promoting democratic reform.
Commends His Majesty King Abdullah II and the Jordanian people for striving to uphold women's rights and enhance women's participation in the political process.
Reaffirms the special relationship that exists between the people of the United States and the people of Jordan.