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H.RES. 179

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the systematic human rights violations in Cuba committed by the Castro regime, calling for the immediate release of all political prisoners, and supporting respect for basic human rights and free elections in Cuba.

Apr 8, 2003: Passed House International affairs


April 8, 2003
5:40 PM EDT
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 414 - 0, 11 Present (Roll no. 117). (text: CR H2887-2888)
April 8, 2003
5:37 PM EDT
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
April 8, 2003
5:30 PM EDT
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H2910-2911)
April 8, 2003
3:31 PM EDT
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
April 8, 2003
2:36 PM EDT
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 179.
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