S.Res.32 - A resolution recognizing January 27, 2019, as the anniversary of the first refugee and Muslim ban, and urging the President to demonstrate true leadership on refugee resettlement.116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT] (Introduced 01/28/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 01/28/2019 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.32 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (01/28/2019)
This resolution recognizes January 27, 2019, as the second anniversary of the executive order suspending the admission of individuals and refugees from specified Muslim-majority countries.
It also affirms this Nation's proud history of refugee settlement, emphasizes the importance of the United States Refugee Admissions Program as a critical tool for U.S. global leadership, and calls upon the U.S. government to resettle a robust number of refugees to meet its share of the global need during FY2019-FY2020.