H.Res.491 - Affirming the support of the United States for Georgia's accession to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO).113th Congress (2013-2014)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Poe, Ted [R-TX-2] (Introduced 02/26/2014)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/26/2014 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.491 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/26/2014)
Supports Georgia's aspirations to join the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO).
Recognizes the benefits of closer economic and political ties between NATO members and Georgia.
Calls on Russia to respect the rights of countries to make their own sovereign choices with regard to international partnerships, including to join NATO.
Urges: (1) the Administration and the Department of State to work with Georgia to support its NATO entry, and (2) NATO members to extend a Membership Action Plan to Georgia at the NATO Summit in September 2014.