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A concurrent resolution 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.

Dec 8, 2006: Stalled International affairs


May 1, 2006 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S3805-3806)
May 1, 2006 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S3806)
May 1, 2006 Introduced in Senate