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Legislation Tagged ‘Human Rights’

S. Res. 447: A resolution recognizing the threats to freedom of the press and expression around the world and reaffirming freedom of the press as a priority in the efforts of the United States Government to promote democracy and good governance
H. Res. 418: Urging the Government of Burma to end the persecution of the Rohingya people and respect internationally recognized human rights for all ethnic and religious minority groups within Burma
S. 1933: Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act
H. R. 4490: United States International Communications Reform Act of 2014
S.2142: Venezuela Defense of Human Rights and Civil Society Act of 2014
S. 2472: International Human Rights Defense Act of 2014
H. Res. 520: Calling for an end to attacks on Syrian civilians and expanded humanitarian access
H.R. 4587: Venezuelan Human Rights and Democracy Protection Act
H.R.1692 — To require the development of a comprehensive strategy to end serious human rights violations in Sudan, to create incentives for governments and persons to end support of and assistance to the Government of Sudan, to reinvigorate genuinely comprehensive peace efforts in Sudan, and for other purposes.
H.RES.147 –Calling for the release of United States citizen Saeed Abedini and condemning the Government of Iran for its persecution of religious minorities.
H.Res.109: Condemning the Government of Iran for its state-sponsored persecution of its Baha’i minority and its continued violation of the International Covenants on Human Rights
S.3646 Afghan Women and Girls Security Promotion Act of 2012
H.RES.786: Honoring the four United States public servants who died in Libya and condemning the attacks on United States diplomatic facilities in Libya, Egypt, and Yemen.
S.RES.554: Calling on the Government of the People’s Republic of China to facilitate the immediate and unconditional release of Gao Zhisheng, and for other purposes
H.Con.Res. 131: Expressing support for continued international cooperation to combat HIV/AIDS
H.R. 6087: International Protecting Girls by Preventing Child Marriage Act of 2012
H.R. 5905: To combat international violence against women and girls.
S. 414: International Protecting Girls by Preventing Child Marriage Act of 2011
H.R. 2055, Sec. 7062 (g): Trafficking in Persons
H.R. 2055, Title III: Bilateral Economic Assistance – Assistance for Europe, Eurasia, and Central Asia