SENATE RESOLUTION 556--EXPRESSING THE SENSE OF THE SENATE THAT FOREIGN ASSISTANCE FUNDING TO THE GOVERNMENTS OF LIBYA AND EGYPT SHOULD BE SUSPENDED UNTIL THE PRESIDENT CERTIFIES TO CONGRESS THAT...
(Senate - September 13, 2012)

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SENATE RESOLUTION 556--EXPRESSING THE SENSE OF THE SENATE THAT FOREIGN 
  ASSISTANCE FUNDING TO THE GOVERNMENTS OF LIBYA AND EGYPT SHOULD BE 
     SUSPENDED UNTIL THE PRESIDENT CERTIFIES TO CONGRESS THAT BOTH 
 GOVERNMENTS ARE PROVIDING PROPER SECURITY AT UNITED STATES EMBASSIES 
 AND CONSULATES PURSUANT TO THE VIENNA CONVENTION ON CONSULAR RELATIONS

  Mr. INHOFE submitted the following resolution; which was referred to 
the Committee on Foreign Relations:

                              S. Res. 556

       Resolved, That it is the sense of the Senate that foreign 
     assistance funding to the Governments of Libya and Egypt 
     should be suspended until the President certifies to Congress 
     that both governments are providing, and will provide in the 
     future, security necessary to protect United States personnel 
     in and around the United States embassies and consulates in 
     these two countries, pursuant to the Vienna Convention on 
     Consular Relations, done at Vienna April 24, 1963.

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