Session of 2000
Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 1625
By Special Committee on Agriculture

  9             A  CONCURRENT  RESOLUTION urging Congress to work with for-
10             eign entities and markets to eliminate barriers and sanctions that block
11             United States agricultural exports.
13             WHEREAS,  Foreign entities and markets currently ban certain
14       United States agricultural products such as genetically modified crops and
15       hormone treated beef; and
16             WHEREAS,  The United States should promote science-based deci-
17       sion making and enforcement measures concerning such banned agri-
18       cultural products: Now, therefore,
19             Be it resolved by the Senate of the State of Kansas, the House of Rep-
20       resentatives concurring therein:  That Congress work with foreign en-
21       tities and markets to eliminate barriers and sanctions that block United
22       States agricultural exports; and
23             Be it further resolved: That the Secretary of State be directed to send
24       enrolled copies of this resolution to the President of the United States;
25       the Vice-President of the United States; Majority Leader and Minority
26       Leader of the United States Senate; the Speaker, Majority Leader and
27       Minority Leader of the United States House of Representatives; the Sec-
28       retary of the United States Department of Agriculture; and to each mem-
29       ber of the Kansas Congressional Delegation.