H.Res.761 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the violation of the human rights of United Nations Special Rapporteur on Trafficking in Persons, Sigma Huda, and others, by the caretaker government of Bangladesh.110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Wolf, Frank R. [R-VA-10] (Introduced 10/18/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||10/18/2007 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.|
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Summary: H.Res.761 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (10/18/2007)
Calls on the Secretary of State to determine if the charges brought against United Nations Special Rapporteur on Trafficking in Persons, Sigma Huda, constitute a retaliation by the military-backed government of Bangladesh for her family's alleged political activities.
Asks the President to direct the U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations to submit a resolution to the United Nations condemning the caretaker government for its human rights violations.
Proposes that the President recognize the return of democracy to Bangladesh as a high priority of U.S. foreign policy.