+ − Parent Committee US - Foreign Affairs (House) + − Bills Assigned (69) US - HR156 Vietnam Human Rights Sanctions Act US - HR418 International Women's Freedom Act of 2011 US - HR440 To provide for the establishment of the Special Envoy to Promote Religious Freedom of Religious Minorities in the Near East and South Central Asia. US - HR515 Belarus Democracy and Human Rights Act of 2011 US - HR656 African Investment and Diaspora Act US - HR895 Sudan Cessation of Support for the Lord's Resistance Army Certification Act of 2011 US - HR949 Obstetric Fistula Prevention, Treatment, Hope, and Dignity Restoration Act of 2011 US - HR1099 Taxpayers' Freedom of Conscience Act of 2011 US - HR1319 Global Sexual and Reproductive Health Act of 2011 US - HR1389 Global Online Freedom Act of 2011 US - HR1410 Vietnam Human Rights Act of 2012 US - HR1714 Iran Human Rights and Democracy Promotion Act of 2011 US - HR1856 International Religious Freedom Act Amendments of 2011 US - HR1880 Status Report on the 30th Anniversary of HIV/AIDS Act US - HR1940 International Child Abduction Prevention and Return Act of 2011 US - HR2144 21st Century Global Health Technology Act US - HR2298 Border Health Security Act of 2011 US - HR2404 Torture Victims Relief Reauthorization Act of 2011 US - HR2639 Global Democracy Promotion Act US - HR2700 Global Autism Assistance Act of 2011 US - HR3241 International Travelers Bill of Rights Act of 2011 US - HR3357 Child Marriage Violates the Human Rights of Girls Act of 2011 US - HR3589 Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2011 US - HR4169 Sudan Peace, Security, and Accountability Act of 2012 US - HR4221 Increasing American Jobs Through Greater Exports to Africa Act of 2012 US - HR4259 End Trafficking in Government Contracting Act of 2012 US - HR4344 International Commission on Missing Persons Assistance Act of 2012 US - HJRES12 Denouncing the practices of female genital mutilation, domestic violence, "honor" killings, acid burnings, dowry deaths, and other gender-based persecutions, expressing the sense of Congress that participation, protection, recognition, and equality of women is crucial to achieving a just, moral and peaceful society, and for other purposes. US - HCONRES18 Urging the President to authorize the return to the people of the Philippines of two church bells that were taken by the United States Army in 1901 from the town of Balangiga on the island of Samar, Philippines, and are currently displayed at F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyoming. US - HCONRES49 Supporting the goals and ideals of World Malaria Day, and reaffirming United States leadership and support for efforts to combat malaria as a critical component of the President's Global Health Initiative. US - HCONRES65 Welcoming the independence of the Republic of South Sudan, congratulating the people of South Sudan for freely and peacefully expressing their will through an internationally accepted referendum, and calling on the Governments and people of Sudan and South Sudan to peacefully resolve outstanding issues including the final status of Abyei. US - HCONRES109 Expressing the sense of Congress that the People's Republic of China should not repatriate the North Korean refugees detained in China, subjecting them to torture, imprisonment, and execution, but allow their resettlement in the Republic of Korea and other countries. US - HRES16 Calling on the State Department to list the Socialist Republic of Vietnam as a "Country of Particular Concern" with respect to religious freedom. US - HRES20 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Senate should ratify the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW). US - HRES29 Calling for Internet freedom in Vietnam. US - HRES41 Recognizing 2011 as the Year for People of African Descent. US - HRES85 Supporting the democratic aspirations of the Ivoirian people and calling on the United States to apply intense diplomatic pressure and provide humanitarian support in response to the political crisis in Cote d'Ivoire. US - HRES88 Expressing solidarity with the people of Egypt in their democratic aspirations as they begin a new chapter in their country's proud history. US - HRES94 Calling for an end to the violence, unlawful arrests, torture, and ill treatment perpetrated against Iranian citizens, as well as the unconditional release of all political prisoners in Iran. US - HRES100 Honoring the life of David Kato and all who are victims of violence in Uganda because of their sexual orientation or gender identity. US - HRES134 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. US - HRES141 Expressing condolences for the murder of Punjab Governor Salman Taseer and Pakistan Minister of Minority Affairs Shahbaz Bhatti, and calling for a Taseer-Bhatti Resolution in the United Nations Human Rights Council honoring their courage in defense of core principles of Pakistan's democracy, enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, particularly the freedom of religion. US - HRES148 Supporting the goals of International Women's Day. US - HRES159 Condemning al Shabaab for its practice of child conscription in the Horn of Africa. US - HRES164 Expressing the condolences of the House of Representatives to the people of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan upon the assassination of Shahbaz Bhatti, Minister for Minorities, who courageously advocated for religious freedom and tolerance in Pakistan and calling on the United States to renew its efforts with international partners in the Human Rights Council and the United Nations General Assembly to promote religious freedom and tolerance in accordance with international human rights standards. US - HRES176 Commending the progress made by anti-tuberculosis programs. US - HRES180 Urging Turkey to respect the rights and religious freedoms of the Ecumenical Patriarchate. US - HRES212 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should not intervene in the civil war in the Ivory Coast. US - HRES217 Supporting the goals and ideals of Global Child Nutrition Month. US - HRES225 Honoring the victims of the Cambodian genocide that took place from April 1975 to January 1979. US - HRES233 Welcoming the new state of Southern Sudan, encouraging Sudan and Southern Sudan to resolve separation issues and the future of the Abyei region, and urging the Governments of Sudan and Southern Sudan to abide by the principles of peace, democracy, and human rights. US - HRES258 Honoring and supporting women in the Middle East and North Africa for their bravery and leadership and calling on the United States Government and the international community to recognize their vital role in democracy movements and promote the rights and empowerment of women and girls in the region. US - HRES273 Calling upon Muammar Qaddafi to immediately release United States citizens detained in Libya. US - HRES296 Expressing support for peaceful demonstrations and universal freedoms in Syria and condemning the human rights violations by the Assad Regime. US - HRES345 Condemning al Shabaab for its practice of child conscription in the Horn of Africa. US - HRES360 Expressing support for the sixth IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment, and Prevention and the sense of the House of Representatives that continued commitment by the United States to HIV/AIDS research, prevention, and treatment programs is crucial to protecting global health. US - HRES361 Concerning efforts to provide humanitarian relief to mitigate the effects of drought and avert famine in the Horn of Africa, particularly Somalia, Ethiopia, Djibouti, and Kenya. US - HRES387 Recognizing that the religious freedom and human rights violations of Kashmiri Pandits has been ongoing since 1989. US - HRES416 Condemning Communist China's discrimination, harassment, imprisonment, torture, and execution of its prisoners of conscience, and supporting the Tuidang movement whereby Chinese citizens renounce their ties to the Chinese Communist Party. US - HRES459 Encouraging any new government convened in Egypt to fully allow for the freedom of religion. US - HRES484 Calling on the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to respect basic human rights and cease abusing vague national security provisions such as articles 79 and 88 of the Vietnamese penal code which are often the pretext to arrest and detain citizens who peacefully advocate for religious and political freedom. US - HRES506 Calling upon the Government of Turkey to facilitate the reopening of the Ecumenical Patriarchate's Theological School of Halki without condition or further delay. US - HRES508 Supporting the goals and ideals of International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, recognizing the tenth anniversary of the adoption by the United Nations of the Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children, Supplementing the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime, and commending the efforts of modern day abolitionists following in the tradition of Frederick Douglass. US - HRES521 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should work with the Government of Haiti to address gender-based violence against women and children. US - HRES576 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Government of the People's Republic of China has violated internationally recognized human rights by implementing severe restrictions on the rights of Uyghurs to freely associate and engage in religious and political speech, subjecting detained Uyghurs to torture and forced confessions, carrying out extrajudicial killings against Uyghur dissidents, and pressuring other governments to unlawfully return Uyghurs to China, where they f... US - HRES583 Expressing support for robust efforts by the United States to see Joseph Kony, the leader of the Lord's Resistance Army, and his top commanders brought to justice and the group's atrocities permanently ended. US - HRES584 Reaffirming the commitment of the House of Representatives to finding and capturing Joseph Kony, and for other purposes. US - HRES594 Commending the progress made by anti-tuberculosis programs. US - HRES610 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the President and the Secretary of State should continue to press Russian authorities for a full and complete accounting regarding the fate of Raoul Wallenberg.