Business Meeting

Business Meeting


Date: Tuesday, March 20, 2018 Time: 10:30 AM Location: S-116 Presiding: Senator Corker

There was no video broadcast for this event.

Agenda


LEGISLATION

1. S. Res. 85, A resolution calling on the Government of Iran to fulfill repeated promises of assistance in the case of Robert Levinson, the longest held United States civilian in our Nation's history.

2. S. Res. 224, A resolution recognizing the 5th anniversar
y of the death of Oswaldo Payá Sardiñas, and commemorating his legacy and commitment to democratic values and principles.

3. S. Res. 376, A resolution urging the Governments of Burma and Bangladesh to ensure the safe, dignified, voluntary, and sustainable return of the Rohingya refugees who have been displaced by the campaign of ethnic cleansing conducted by the Burmese military.

4. S. Res. 426, A resolution supporting the goals of International Women's Day.

5. S. Res. 429, A resolution
 commemorating the 59th anniversary of Tibet's 1959 uprising as "Tibetan Rights Day", and expressing support for the human rights and religious freedom of the Tibetan people and the Tibetan Buddhist faith community.

6. S. Res. 432, A resolution congratulating the Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania on the 100th anniversary of their declarations of independence.

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H.R.1660 - Global Health Innovation Act of 2017

TREATIES

8. Extradition Treaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Kosovo, signed at Pristina on March 29, 2016 (Treaty 115-2)


9. Treaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Federated States of Micronesia on the Delimitation of a Maritime Boundary, signed at Koror on August 1, 2014 (?Treaty 114-13)


10. Treaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Kiribati on the Delimitation of Maritime Boundaries, signed at Majuro on September 6, 2013 (Treaty 114-13)


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1. Treaty between the United States of America and the Republic of Serbia on Extradition, signed at Belgrade on August 15, 2016 (Treaty 115-1)

12. United Nations Convention on the Assignment of Receivables in International Trade, done at New York on December 12, 2001, and signed by the United States on December 30, 2003 (Treaty 114-7)

NOMINATIONS

13. Mr. Erik Bethel, of Florida, to be United States Alternate Executive Director of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development for a term of two years

14. The Honorable Kevin Edward Moley, of Arizona, to be Assistant Secretary of State (International Organization Affairs)

15. The Honorable Josephine Olsen, of Maryland, to be Director of the Peace Corps

16. Mr. Robert Pence, of Virginia, to be the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Finland

17. Dr. Judy Shelton, of Virginia, to be United States Director of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

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8. Mr. Trevor Traina, of California, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Austria

19. Ms. Andrea Thompson, of South Dakota, to be Under Secretary of State (Arms Control and International Security) 

20. Ms. Marie Royce, of California, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (Educational and Cultural Affairs)

21. The Honorable Edward Charles Prado, of Texas, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Argentine Republic

22. Mr. Sean Cairncross, of Minnesota, to be Chief Executive Officer, Millennium Challenge Corporation

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