S.Res.240 - A resolution condemning the horrific attacks on government buildings in Oslo, Norway, and a youth camp on Utoya Island, Norway, on July 22, 2011, and for other purposes.112th Congress (2011-2012)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN] (Introduced 07/27/2011)|
|Latest Action:||07/27/2011 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4970; text as passed Senate: CR S4970; text of measure as introduced: CR S4962) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.240 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (07/27/2011)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Condemns: (1) the terrorist attacks that occurred in Norway on July 22, 2011, causing many deaths and injuries; and (2) all terrorist actions, including those motivated by hatred and religious or cultural intolerance.
Expresses sympathy to the victims of the atrocious acts, their families, and the people and government of Norway.
Emphasizes the bonds of friendship and shared heritage between the United States and Norway.
Calls on all people to join together to denounce acts of hatred and fear and promote peace and tolerance in their communities and around the world.