Summary: S.Res.255 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate without amendment (09/25/2013)

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Welcomes the Prime Minister of India, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on his U.S. visit.

States the Senate's belief that India and the United States can bring immense benefits to their people and make enormous contributions to addressing the global challenges of the 21st century.

Favors expanding the strategic partnership between India and the United States.

Supports the U.S.-India civil nuclear agreement.

Welcomes continued progress towards a Bilateral Investment Treaty and acknowledges that India's progress on economic reforms has opened new channels for foreign direct investment.