H.Res.608 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Government should take immediate steps to boycott the Summer Olympic Games in Beijing in August 2008 unless the Government of the People's Republic of China stops engaging in serious human rights abuses against its citizens and stops supporting serious human rights abuses by the Governments of Sudan, Burma, and North Korea against their citizens.110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Rohrabacher, Dana [R-CA-46] (Introduced 08/02/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||08/02/2007 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.|
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Summary: H.Res.608 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (08/02/2007)
States that it is the responsibility of the United States to take steps to stop human rights abuses by the government of the People's Republic of China (PRC) against its citizens and to stop the Chinese government from supporting human rights abuses by Sudan, Burma, and North Korea.
Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the U.S. government should take steps to boycott the 2008 Summer Olympic Games in Beijing unless the Chinese government ends such human rights abuses.