Summary: H.Con.Res.62 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.Con.Res.62. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (05/24/2017)

Condemns all forms of sexual abuse and exploitation perpetrated by United Nations (U.N.) peacekeepers.

Urges the President to direct the U.S. representative to the U.N. to use the voice and vote of the United States to: (1) confront the issue of sexual abuse and exploitation within the U.N., (2) establish a clear policy to hold troop-contributing countries accountable, and (3) assist the U.N. in providing victims justice.

Calls for other member states and troop-contributing countries to fully investigate allegations of sexual abuse and exploitation by peacekeepers and to take appropriate actions to bring perpetrators to justice.