S.Res.523 - A resolution expressing the strong support of the Senate for the declaration of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization at the Bucharest Summit that Ukraine and Georgia will become members of the alliance.110th Congress (2007-2008)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Biden, Joseph R., Jr. [D-DE] (Introduced 04/21/2008)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 04/28/2008 Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.523 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (04/28/2008)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Supports the declaration of the Bucharest Summit which stated that Ukraine and Georgia will become members of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO).
Reiterates support for NATO's further enlargement to include democratic governments that are able and willing to meet membership responsibilities.
Urges NATO member states at their December 2008 meeting to consider favorably Ukraine's and Georgia's applications for Membership Action Plans.