H.Res.395 - Condemning the senseless attacks on hospitals and medical personnel in Syria, and for other purposes.116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Boyle, Brendan F. [D-PA-2] (Introduced 05/22/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 06/07/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Introduced
Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:
- Agreed to in House
Summary: H.Res.395 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/22/2019)
This resolution condemns the attacks on hospitals, medical personnel, and emergency responders by Syria and Russia and calls on all parties to (1) end the attacks on medical facilities; (2) cease targeting medical workers; and (3) allow unhindered medical assistance, humanitarian assistance, and medical evacuation of urgent cases to besieged areas.
Additionally, the resolution calls on the Department of State to work with the international community to conduct full, prompt, impartial, and effective investigations of violations of international humanitarian law related to attacks on medical personnel and facilities.