U.N. Convention Against Transnational Organized CrimeSenate Consideration of Treaty Document 108-16
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- United Nations Convention Against Transnational Organized Crime (the "Convention"), as well as two supplementary protocols: (1) the Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children, and (2) the Protocol Against Smuggling of Migrants by Land, Sea and Air, which were adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on November 15, 2000. The Convention and Protocols were signed by the United States on December 13, 2000, at Palermo, Italy.
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Resolution of advice and consent to ratification agreed to in Senate by Division Vote.
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Actions: Senate Consideration of Treaty Document 108-16All Information (Except Treaty Text)
|10/07/2005||Resolution of advice and consent to ratification agreed to in Senate by Division Vote.|
|10/07/2005||Treaty moved through its parliamentary stages up to and including presentation of the resolution of advice and consent to ratification.|
|10/07/2005||Considered by Senate.|
|08/31/2005||Reported favorably by Senator Lugar, Committee on Foreign Relations with printed Ex. Rept.109-4 and a resolution of advice and consent to ratification. Executive Calendar No. 3.|
|06/17/2004||Committee on Foreign Relations. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 108-721.|
|02/23/2004||Received in the Senate and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.|