Senate Simple Resolution 303
116th Congress(2019-2020)
A resolution calling upon the leadership of the Government of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea to dismantle its kwan-li-so political prison labor camp system, and for other purposes.
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Aug 1, 2019
Overview
Text
Introduced
Aug 1, 2019
Latest Action
Aug 1, 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
303
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.
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No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

This resolution calls for the international community to demand that North Korea dismantle its labor camp system and for North Korea to cease human rights abuses and release political prisoners.

Text (1)
August 1, 2019
Actions (2)
08/01/2019
Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text: CR S5315-5316)
08/01/2019
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Aug 2, 2019 7:42:07 AM
Updated
May 7, 2020 11:36:44 AM