Senate Simple Resolution 20
116th Congress(2019-2020)
A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance policy should be permanently established.
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Jan 17, 2019
Overview
Text
Sponsor
Introduced
Jan 17, 2019
Latest Action
Jan 17, 2019
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Simple Resolution
Simple Resolution
A form of legislative measure introduced and potentially acted upon by only one congressional chamber and used for the regulation of business only within the chamber of origin. Depending on the chamber of origin, they begin with a designation of either H.Res. or S.Res. Joint resolutions and concurrent resolutions are other types of resolutions.
Bill Number
20
Congress
116
Policy Area
International Affairs
International Affairs
Primary focus of measure is matters affecting foreign aid, human rights, international law and organizations; national governance; arms control; diplomacy and foreign officials; alliances and collective security. Measures concerning trade agreements, tariffs, foreign investments, and foreign loans may fall under Foreign Trade and International Finance policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
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Mississippi
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Missouri
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South Dakota
South Dakota
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No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

This resolution expresses the sense of the Senate that Congress should expeditiously consider codifying into law the Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance policy, which prohibits U.S. foreign assistance funds from going to organizations that perform abortions or actively promote them for family planning.

Text (1)
January 17, 2019
Actions (2)
01/17/2019
Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
01/17/2019
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Jan 18, 2019 5:55:13 AM
Updated
Feb 1, 2021 10:22:46 PM