H.Res.1716 - Urging the Government of Belarus to conduct a free and fair presidential election on December 19, 2010, and expressing support for the Belarusian people's desire for democratic government that respects human rights and the rule of law.111th Congress (2009-2010)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4] (Introduced 11/16/2010)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||11/16/2010 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.1716 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (11/16/2010)
Urges the government of Belarus to conduct the December 19, 2010, election consistent with Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) commitments.
Supports the Belarusian people's desire for democratic government that respects human rights and the rule of law.
Asserts that it is in U.S. national interests that Belarus remain an independent state and become more democratic and integrated into the European family of nations and global society.