Bill Sponsorship: a Congressional Resolution condemning China:
Source: House Resolution Sponsorship
Title: Condemning the Government of the People's Republic of China for its poor human rights record. Summary: Expresses the sense of Congress that:
the Government of the People's Republic of China should stop persecution of all religious practitioners and safeguard fundamental human rights; and
the U.S. Government should continue to insist that China adhere to such rights.
Urges the Chinese Government to release from detention all religious practitioners, Falun Gong members, and prisoners of conscience and end torture and other cruel, inhuman, and degrading treatment;
allow the Chinese people to pursue their personal beliefs; and
adhere to the International Covenants on Civil and Political Rights and on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights.