Summary: S.Res.101 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate without amendment (03/14/2011)

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

Mourns the loss of life from the earthquake and tsunami in Japan on March 11, 2011.

Expresses the Senate's condolences to the victims' families and its sympathies to the survivors who are still suffering in the aftermath of this tragic natural disaster.

Commends the government of Japan for its courageous and professional response to this natural disaster.

Supports the efforts by the U.S. government, relief agencies, and private citizens to assist the government and people of Japan.

Urges the United States and the international community to provide additional humanitarian assistance to aid the survivors and support reconstruction efforts.