US SR206 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on May 14 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-07-15 - Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 146.
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

A resolution marking the 70th anniversary of the four Geneva Conventions of 1949, expressing concern about significant violations of international humanitarian law on contemporary battlefields, and encouraging United States leadership in ensuring greater respect for international humanitarian law in current conflicts, particularly with its security partners.

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Title

A resolution marking the 70th anniversary of the four Geneva Conventions of 1949, expressing concern about significant violations of international humanitarian law on contemporary battlefields, and encouraging United States leadership in ensuring greater respect for international humanitarian law in current conflicts, particularly with its security partners.

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-07-15SenatePlaced on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 146.
2019-07-15SenateCommittee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Risch with an amendment in the nature of a substitute and an amendment to the title and with an amended preamble. Without written report.
2019-06-25SenateCommittee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
2019-05-14SenateReferred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text: CR S2834)

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