S 2125 IS

109th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 2125

To promote relief, security, and democracy in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

December 16, 2005

Mr. OBAMA (for himself, Mr. BROWNBACK, Mr. DURBIN, and Mr. DEWINE) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations


A BILL

To promote relief, security, and democracy in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

TITLE I--BILATERAL ACTION ON ADDRESSING URGENT NEEDS IN THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO

SEC. 101. FINDINGS.

SEC. 102. STATEMENT OF POLICY.

SEC. 103. BILATERAL ASSISTANCE TO THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO.

SEC. 104. ACCOUNTABILITY FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO.

SEC. 105. STRATEGY ON PROMOTING HUMANITARIAN RELIEF, SECURITY, AND DEMOCRACY IN THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO.

SEC. 106. SPECIAL ENVOY FOR THE GREAT LAKES REGION.

TITLE II--MULTILATERAL ACTIONS TO ADDRESS URGENT NEEDS IN THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO

SEC. 201. PROMOTION OF UNITED STATES POLICY TOWARD THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO IN THE UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL.

SEC. 202. INCREASING CONTRIBUTIONS AND OTHER HUMANITARIAN AND DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE THROUGH INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS.

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