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107th Congress (2001-2002)

CONTACT your Representative,  urge him or her to support: H. Con.Res. 60 (House Concurrent Resolution 60)-- Condemning the Violence in East Timor and Urging the Establishment of an International War Crimes Tribunal for Prosecuting Crimes Against Humanity That Occurred. Current co-sponsors of H.Con. Res. 60.

CONTACT your Senators,  urge him or her to support: 
S. Con.Res. 9
(Senate Concurrent Resolution 9)-- Condemning the Violence in East Timor and Urging the Establishment of an International War Crimes Tribunal for Prosecuting Crimes Against Humanity That Occurred. Current co-sponsors of S.Con. Res. 9.

For the most up-to-date co-sponsor list go to the Congressional website and search by bill number.

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106th Congress (1999-2000) 
Please Note: The  legislation below has expired. New bills will be introduced in the 107th Congress.

H.Con.Res. 395, Expressing the sense of the Congress condemning the September 6, 2000, militia attack on United Nations refugee workers in West Timor and calling for an end to militia violence in East and West Timor. Co-sponsors of H.Con.Res. 395.

H.Res. 580, Expressing the sense of the House of
Representatives regarding the murder of human rights lawyer and U.S. resident Jafar Siddiq Hamzah in Medan, Indonesia.
Co-sponsors of H.Res. 580.

H.R. 4357, the East Timor Repatriation and Security Act of 2000, which would prohibit military relations and assistance to the armed forces of Indonesia until the Indonesian government provides for the territorial integrity of East Timor, the security and safe return of refugees, the safety of the population of East Timor, and has brought to justice those individuals responsible for murder, rape, torture and other crimes against humanity in East Timor and elsewhere. Co-sponsors of H.R. 4357.

S. 2621, the East Timor Repatriation and Security Act of 2000: A bill to continue the current prohibition of military cooperation with the armed forces of the Republic of Indonesia until the President determines and certifies to the Congress that certain conditions are being met. Co-sponsors of S. 2621. It passed the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on September 27, 2000.

H.R. 1063, the International Military Training Transparency and Accountability Act, which closes loopholes that have enabled the Pentagon to continue training militaries with records of gross human rights violations in spite of congressional intent to halt such training. Co-sponsors of H.R. 1063.

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107th Congress (2001-2002)

H.Con Res. 60 sponsors list
Andrews, Robert E. (D-NJ)
Baldwin, Tammy (D-WI)
Blumenauer, Earl (D-OR)
Bonior, David E. (D-MI)
Brady, Robert (D-PA)
Brown, Corrine (D-FL)
Brown, Sherrod  (D-OH)
Capuano, Michael E (D-MA)
Coyne, William J (D-PA)
Crowley, Joseph (D-NY)
DeFazio, Peter A. (D-OR)
Delahunt, William D. (D-MA)
English, Phil (R-PA)
Eshoo, Anna G. (D-CA)
Evans, Lane (D-IL)
Faleomavaega, Eni F. H. (D-AS)
Farr, Sam (D-CA)
Filner, Bob (D-CA)

Frank, Barney (D-MA)
Goode, Virgil H., Jr (I-VA)
Grucci, Felix J., Jr (R-NY)
Gutierrez, Luis V. (D-IL)
Hall, Tony (D-OH)
Hinchey, Maurice D. (D-NY)
Hoeffel, Joseph M (D-PA)
Holmes Norton, Eleanor (D-DC)
Hooley, Darlene (D-OR)
Jackson-Lee, Sheila (D-TX)
Kaptur, Marcy (D-OH)
Kennedy, Patrick J. (D-RI)
Kirk, Mark Steven (R-IL)
Kucinich, Dennis J. (D-OH)
Langevin, James R. (D-RI)
Lantos, Tom (D-CA)
Lee, Barbara (D-CA)
Lewis, John (D-GA)
Lowey, Nita M (D-NY)
McCollum, Betty (D-MN)
McGovern, James P. (D-MA)
Meek, Carrie P. (D-FL)
Oberstar, James L. (D-MN)
Owens, Major (D-NY)
Pascrell, Bill, Jr (D-NJ)
Pelosi, Nancy (D-CA)
Petri, Thomas E (R-WI)
Price, David E (D-NC)
Rodriguez, Ciro (D-TX)
Rush, Bobby L (D-IL)
Sanders, Bernard (I-VT)
Schakowsky, Janice D. (D-IL)
Sherman, Brad (D-CA)
Stark, Fortney Pete (D-CA)
Thurman, Karen L. (D-FL)
Towns, Edolphus (D-NY)
Udall, Mark (D-CO)
Waxman, Henry A. (D-CA)
Weiner, Anthony D. (D-NY)
Wexler, Robert (D-FL)
Wolf, Frank R. (R-VA)
Woolsey, Lynn C. (D-CA)
Wu, David (D-OR)

S.Con.Res. 9 sponsors list
Barbara BOXER (D-CA)
Richard DURBIN (D-IL0
Tom Harkin (D-IA)

Herbert KOHL (D-WI)
Patrick LEAHY (D-VT)
John REED (D-RI)


106th Congress (1999-2000)

H.Con.Res. 395 sponsors list
Crowley, Joseph (D-NY)
Evans, Lane (D-IL)
Faleomavaega, Eni (D-AS)
Gillmor, Paul  (R-OH)
Hall, Tony P. (D-OH)
Kennedy, Patrick J. (D-RI)
Kucinich, Dennis J.(D-OH)
Lowey, Nita M. (D-NY)
McGovern, James  (D-MA)
McKinney, Cynthia  (D-GA)
Pelosi, Nancy (D-CA)
Pitts, Joseph R. (R-PA)
Porter, John  (R-IL)
Smith, Christopher H. (R-NJ)
Thurman, Karen  (D-FL)
Wolf, Frank (R-VA)

H. Res. 580 sponsors list
Crowley, Joseph (D-NY)
Hall, Tony P. (D-OH)
Kucinich, Dennis J.(D-OH)
Lowey, Nita M. (D-NY)

Pitts, Joseph R. (R-PA)
Smith, Christopher H. (R-NJ)
Weiner, Anthony D. (D-NY)

H.R. 1063 sponsors list
Neil Abercrombie (D-HI)
Thomas Allen (D-ME)
Robert Andrews (D-NJ)
Tammy Baldwin (D-WI)
Tom Barrett (D-WI)
Howard Berman (D-CA)
Brian Bilbray (R-CA)
Rod Blagojevich (D-IL)
David Bonior (D-MI)
George Brown (D-CA)
Sherrod Brown (D-OH)
Tom Campbell (R-CA)
Mike Capuano (D-MA)
Bill Clay (D-MO)
John Conyers, Jr, (D-MI)
Elijah Cummings (D-MD)
Danny Davis (D-IL)
Nathan Deal (R-GA)
Peter DeFazio (D-OR)
William D. Delahunt (D-MA)
Phil English (R-PA)
Lane Evans (D-IL)
Eni Faleomavaega (D-AS)
Sam Farr (D-CA)
Bob Filner (D-CA)
Barney Frank (D-MA)
William Goodling (R-PA)
Louis Gutierrez (D-IL)
Tony Hall (D-OH)
Maurice Hinchey (D-NY)
Darlene Hooley (D-OR)
Jesse Jackson Jr, (D-IL)
Marcy Kaptur (D-OH)
Patrick Kennedy (D-RI)
Carolyn Kilpatrick (D-MI)
Dennis Kucinich (D-OH)
Tom Lantos (D-CA)
Steven LaTourette (R-OH)
Barbara Lee (D-CA)
John Lewis (D-GA)
Zoe Lofgren (D-CA)
Nita Lowey (D-NY)
Bill Luther (D-MN)
Carolyn Maloney (D-NY)
Ed Markey (D-MA)
Matthew Martinez (D-CA)
James McGovern (D-MA)

Cynthia McKinney (D-GA)
Michael McNulty (D-NY)
Marty Meehan (D-MA)
Gary Miller (R-CA)
George Miller (D-CA)
David Minge (D-MN)
Patsy Mink (D-HI)
Joe Moakley (D-MA)
Dennis Moore (D-KS)
Connie Morella (R-MD)
Jerrold Nadler (D-NY)
Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC)
James Oberstar (D-MN)
John Olver (D-MA)
Ed Pastor (D-AZ)
Donald Payne (D-NJ)
Nancy Pelosi (D-CA)
Collin Peterson (D-MN)
Richard Pombo (R-CA)
John Porter (R-IL)
David E. Price (D-NC)
Lynn Rivers (D-MI)
Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA)
Bobby Rush (D-IL)
Martin Olav Sabo (D-MN)
Bernie Sanders (I-VT)
Jan Schakowsky (D-IL)
Jose Serrano (D-NY)
Chris Smith (R-NJ)
Pete Stark (D-CA)
Ted Strickland (D-OH)
Bart Stupak (D-MI)
Tom Tancredo (R-CO)
John Tierney (D-MA)
Mike Thompson (D-CA)
Karen L Thurman (D-FL)  
Edolphus Towns (D-NY)
Mark Udall (D-CO)
Robert Underwood (D-Guam)
Bruce Vento (D-MN)
Maxine Waters (D-CA)
Henry Waxman (D-CA)
Anthony David Weiner (D-NY)
Frank Wolf (R-VA)
Lynn Woolsey (D-CA)
David Wu (D-OR)
Albert Wynn (D-MD)

H.R. 4357 sponsors list
Baldwin, Tammy (D-WI)
Bentsen, Ken  (D-TX)
Blagojevich, Rod R. (D-IL)
Blumenauer, Earl (D-OR)
Bonior, David E (D-MI)
Brady, Robert (D-PA)
Brown, Sherrod (D-OH)
Capuano, Michael E (D-MA)
Capps, Lois (D-CA)
Deal, Nathan (R-GA)
DeFazio, Peter A. (D-OR)
English, Phil (R-PA)
Eshoo, Anna G. (D-CA)
Evans, Lane (D-IL)
Faleomavaega, Eni F. H. (D-AS)
Farr, Sam (D-CA)
Frank, Barney (D-MA)
Goodling, William F. (R-PA)
Gutierrez, Luis V.  (D-IL)
Hall, Tony P. (D-OH)
Hoeffel, Joseph M. (D-PA)
Hooley, Darlene (D-OR)
Kelly, Sue W. (R-NY)
Kennedy, Patrick J. (D-RI)
Kucinich, Dennis J.(D-OH)
Lee, Barbara (D-CA)
Lewis, John (D-GA)

Lofgren, Zoe (D-CA)
Lowey, Nita M. (D-NY)
Millender-McDonald, Juanita (D-CA) 
McGovern, James  (D-MA)
McNulty, Michael R. (D-NY)
Miller, George (D-CA)
Moakley, John Joseph (D-MA)
Morella, Constance A. (R-MD)
Nadler, Jerrold (D-NY)
Norton, Eleanor Holmes (D-DC)
Pelosi, Nancy (D-CA)
Pombo, Richard W. (R-CA)
Price, David E. (D-NC)
Rivers, Lynn N. (D-MI)
Sanders, Bernard (I-VT)
Schakowsky, Janice D. (D-IL)
Serrano, Jose E. (D-NY)
Smith, Christopher H. (R-NJ)
Stark, Fortney Pete (D-CA)
Thurman, Karen L. (D-FL)
Tierney, John F. (D-MA)
Udall, Mark  (D-CO)
Waters, Maxine (D-CA)
Waxman, Henry A. 
Weiner, Anthony D. (D-NY)
Weygand, Robert A. (D-RI)
Woolsey, Lynn C. (D-CA)
Wu, David (D-OR)

S. 2621 sponsors list
Barbara Boxer (D-CA)
Lincoln. Chafee (R-RI)
RIchard  Durbin (D-IL)
Russ Feingold (D-WI)
Tom  Harkin  (D-IA)
Ted Kennedy (D-MA)
John F. Kerry (D-MA)
Herbert  Kohl (D-WI)
Patrick Leahy (D-VT)
Ron Wyden (D-OR)
Paul D. Wellstone (D-MN)

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