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H.CON.RES. 175

Acknowledging African descendants of the transatlantic slave trade in all of the Americas with an emphasis on descendants in Latin America and the Caribbean, recognizing the injustices suffered by these African descendants, and recommending that the United States and the international community work to improve the situation of Afro-descendant communities in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Nov 16, 2006: Passed Senate International affairs


November 17, 2006 Message on Senate action sent to the House.
November 16, 2006 Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
November 16, 2006 Senate Committee on Foreign Relations discharged by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S11097-11102)
July 20, 2005 Received in the Senate and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
July 18, 2005
7:04 PM EDT
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 382 - 6, 2 Present (Roll no. 381). (text: CR H5927)
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