Summary: H.Res.293 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (04/28/2017)

Recognizes the significance of the 42nd anniversary of the Fall of Saigon on April 30, 1975.


  • the contributions of Vietnamese Americans to the United States over the last 42 years and their tireless commitment to upholding freedom and democracy in Vietnam;
  • the service of members of the U.S. Armed Forces and of the South Vietnamese forces who fought in Vietnam, including those who gave their lives; and
  • the memory of the Vietnamese who lost their lives while attempting to flee Vietnam.

Encourages all U.S. citizens to join in remembering the Fall of Saigon, honoring the contributions of the Vietnamese American community, and calling for freedom and democracy in Vietnam.