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Laws and Resolutions Authored by Congressman Chris Smith
Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act (P.L. 106-386)

Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act (P.L. 108-193)

Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2005 (P.L. 109-164)

Laws to Enhance and Increase Healthcare Research and Treatments

The Combating Autism Reauthorization Act (P.L. 112-32)

Stem Cell Therapeutic and Research Act of 2005 (P.L. 109-129)

Autism Statistics, Surveillance, Research and Epidemiology (ASSURE) Act, (Title I, P.L. 106-310)

Torture Victims Relief Laws

Torture Victims Relief Act of 1998 (P.L. 105-320)

Torture Victims Relief Reauthorization Act (P.L. 106-87)

Torture Victims Relief Reauthorization Act of 2003 (P.L. 108-179)

Torture Victims Relief Reauthorization Act of 2005 (P.L. 109-165)

Laws For Our Nation's Veterans

Veterans Education and Benefits Expansion Act (P.L. 107-103)

Veterans Compensation Cost-of-Living Act of 2004 (P.L. 108-363)

Veterans Health Care Improvement Act of 2004 (P.L. 108-422)

Servicemembers Civil Relief Act of 2003 (P.L. 108-189)

The Veterans Benefits Act of 2003 (P.L. 108-183)

Homeless Veterans Comprehensive Assistance Act (P.L. 107-95)

Veterans Compensation Rate Amendments (P.L. 107-94)

Veterans Survivor Benefits Improvements Act (P.L. 107-14)

Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care Programs Enhancement Act (P.L. 107-135)

Veterans Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act (P.L. 107-247)

Department of Veterans Affairs Emergency Prepardness Act (P.L. 107-287)

Commending the World War II Veterans Who Fought in the Battle of the Bulge (P.L. 106-142)

Foreign Policy Laws

Embassy Security Act (P.L. 106-113, Division B)

State Department Authorities Act of 2006 (P.L. 109-472)

To Provide Certain Authorities for the Department of State (P.L. 109-140)

The Microenterprise Enhancement Act of 2003 (P.L. 108-31)

Microenterprise Results and Accountability Act (P.L. 108-484)

The Belarus Democracy Act (P.L. 108-347)

The Belarus Democracy Reauthorization Act (P.L. 109-480)

The Belarus Democracy and Human Rights Act of 2011 (P.L. 112-82)

Human Rights Restoration Act of 1996 (P.L. 104-319)

Congressionally-Passed Resolutions

H.Res. 243, Calling on the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to Immediately and Unconditionally Release Political Prisioners and Prisioners of Conscience

H.Con. Res 20, Calling on the Government of the United Kingdom to immediately establish a full, independent, and public judicial inquiry into the murder of Northern Ireland defense attorney Patrick Finucane, as recommended by Judge Peter Cory as part of the Weston Park Agreement, in order to move forward on the Northern Ireland peace process

H.Res. 160, Calling for the immediate release of Chinese-American scholars held in China

H.Res. 128, Condeming the Murder of Northern Ireland Human Rights Attorney Rosemary Nelson

H.Res. 794, Recognizing the 17th Anniversary of the Massacre in Tianamen Square

H.Res. 578, Concerning the Government of Romania's Ban on Intercountry Adoptions and the Welfare of Orphaned or Abandoned Children in Romania

H.Res. 199, Expressing the Sense of the House of Representatives Regarding the Massacre at Srebrenica in July 1995

H.Con.Res. 320, Calling on the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to Release Dr. Pham Hong Son and Other Political Prisioners and Prisioners of Conscience and for Other Purposes

H.Res. 740, Calling on the Government of the United Kingdom to immediately establish a full, independent, and public judicial inquiry into the murder of Northern Ireland defense attorney Patrick Finucane

H.Res. 91, Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the human rights situation in Cuba

H.Res. 381, Relating to human rights abuses by the Government of Cuba and reprisals by the Cuban Government against Cuban citizens who testified before the Cuba Working Group of the United Nations Human Rights Commission

H.Con. Res 152, Expressing the sense of the Congress that all parties to the multiparty peace talks regarding Northern Ireland should condemn violence and fully integrate internationally recognized human rights standards and adequately address outstanding human rights violations as part of the peace process

H.Con.Res. 304, Expressing the sense of the Congress regarding the culpability of Slobodan Milosevic for war crimes, crimes against humanity, and genocide in the former Yugoslavia

H.Con.Res. 117, Concerning writer, political philosopher, human rights advocate and Nobel Peace Prize nominee Wei Jingsheng

H.Res. 269, Calling on the USSR to permit the emigration of Yuli Kosharovsky and his immediate family to Israel

H.Res. 145, Commending President Jose Napoleon Duarte and the Participating Humanitarian Organizations for their Compassion, Vision and Leadership in Carrying Out the Recent Vaccination Campaign in El Salvador

H.Con.Res. 68, Expressing the sense of Congress regarding the inability of American citizens to maintain regular contact with relatives in the Soviet Union

H.Con.Res. 100, Calling upon the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics to end the current repressive policies of forced labor and expressing the sense of Congress that the exploitation of workers in forced labor camps by the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics is morally reprehensible

H.Con.Res. 223, Expressing the sense of Congress that in 1988 in celebration of the millennium of the Christianization of Kievan-Rus' the Soviet Union should proclaim a general amnesty for imprisoned Christians and allow Christians to practice their faith within their churches and homes

H.Res. 364, Urging the introduction and passage of a resolution on the human rights situation in the People's Republic of China at the 54th Session of the United Nations Commission on Human Rights

H.Con.Res 145, Concerning the removal of Russian Armed Forces from Moldova

H.Con.Res. 167, Recognizing the tenth anniversary of the Chornobyl nuclear disaster, and supporting the closing of the Chornobyl nuclear power plant

H.Res. 178, Calling upon the People's Republic of China to release U.S. citizen Harry Wu unconditionally and to provide for an accounting of his arrest and detention

H.Res. 562, Concerning properties wrongfully expropriated by formerly totalitarian governments

H. J. Res. 274: A joint resolution to designate the week beginning November 22, 1987, through November 28, 1987, as "National Adoption Week"

H. J. Res. 575: A joint resolution to designate the week beginning November 21, 1988, through November 27, 1988, as "National Adoption Week of 1988"

H.J. Res. 278: To designate the period commencing on November 20, 1989, and ending on November 26, 1989, as "National Adoption Week"

Designating the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 20 South Montgomery Street in Trenton, New Jersey, as the "Arthur J. Holland United States Post Office Building". (HR 4505) -- Public Law 102-327.

Designating the Federal Building and United States Courthouse located at 402 East State Street in Trenton, New Jersey, as the "Clarkson S. Fisher Federal Building and United States Courthouse" (HR 1303) -- Public Law 103-212).