H.Res.749 - Congratulating and honoring Kailash Satyarthi, recipient of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize.113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20] (Introduced 11/12/2014)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 11/12/2014 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.749 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (11/12/2014)
Congratulates and honors Kailash Satyarthi on receiving the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize for his contributions to the protection of children's rights and the promotion of peace.
Condemns child labor as a form of modern slavery.
States that in honoring Kailash Satyarthi the House of Representatives honors all those who have worked to end child labor.
Emphasizes that violations of human rights in general, and the abuse of children specifically, are matters of legitimate concern to all nations.