S.Res.616 - A resolution urging the Government of Kenya to respect human rights, protect democratic space for civil society, and promote transparent and accountable democratic governance.115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Booker, Cory A. [D-NJ] (Introduced 08/23/2018)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 08/23/2018 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S5934) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.616 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (08/23/2018)
Calls upon the government of Kenya and President Kenyatta to: (1) ensure that extrajudicial killings and other violations are investigated and prosecuted by an independent judicial inquiry, and (2) safeguard human rights and civil and political freedoms.
Calls upon the President and other senior U.S. officials, as well as international partners, to support the development of democratic institutions in Kenya.