IL SR0487 | 2021-2022 | 102nd General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 18-0)
Status: Introduced on August 31 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-08-31 - Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Sally J. Turner
Pending: Senate Assignments Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Honors the memory of all U.S. service members killed in Afghanistan, including the thirteen who died on August 26, 2021. Extends gratitude to all men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces who served in Afghanistan. Urges the federal government to secure the safety and evacuation of any U.S. citizens still remaining in Afghanistan. Further urges the federal government to work with international, state, and local governments to assist displaced Afghan allies to resettle in safe communities. Further urges the federal government to somberly evaluate the failures of U.S. leadership that led to this grim denouement of Operation Enduring Freedom, to stand boldly against totalitarian regimes emboldened by this perceived American weakness, and to once again take up America's historic position as the leader of the free world and as a beacon of liberty across the globe.

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Title

ISSUES IN AFGHANISTAN

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2021-08-31SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Sally J. Turner
2021-08-31SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Terri Bryant
2021-08-31SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jason A. Barickman
2021-08-31SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Brian W. Stewart
2021-08-31SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Craig Wilcox
2021-08-31SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Chapin Rose
2021-08-31SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Dale Fowler
2021-08-31SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jil Tracy
2021-08-31SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. John F. Curran
2021-08-31SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Darren Bailey
2021-08-31SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Win Stoller
2021-08-31SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Sue Rezin
2021-08-31SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Donald P. DeWitte
2021-08-31SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Dave Syverson
2021-08-31SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Dan McConchie
2021-08-31SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Neil Anderson
2021-08-31SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Steve McClure
2021-08-31SenateReferred to Assignments
2021-08-31SenateFiled with Secretary

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