H.Res.609 - Expressing condolences and support for assistance to the victims of the historic flooding in the Western Balkans.113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20] (Introduced 05/30/2014)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||06/10/2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats.|
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Summary: H.Res.609 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/30/2014)
Expresses: (1) sympathy to all those affected by the flooding in the Western Balkans for the terrible loss of life and massive destruction; and (2) solidarity with the people of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Republic of Croatia, and the Republic of Serbia.
Supports humanitarian and reconstruction assistance provided by relief agencies and the international community.
Commends local authorities, first responders and rescue personnel, NGOs, volunteers, and everyday citizens for their efforts to organize and deliver disaster relief.
Urges additional assistance by other nations and organizations to alleviate the difficult circumstances and suffering of the people of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Republic of Croatia, and the Republic of Serbia.