Summary: S.Res.564 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate without amendment (06/29/2010)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Affirms the Senate's commitment to the United States-Japan security alliance and the friendship of both countries that is based on shared values.

Recognizes the benefits of the alliance to the national security of the United States and Japan, as well as to regional security.

Recognizes the contributions of and expresses appreciation for the people of Japan, and in particular the people of Okinawa, in hosting members of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families in Japan.

Values the involvement of Japan's Self-Defense Forces in regional and global security operations.

Promotes the implementation of the Roadmap for Realignment to reduce the burden on local communities while maintaining the strategic posture of the United States in Asia.