H.Res. 528 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Tuesday, November 30, 2010, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds majority vote for passage. The legislation was introduced by Rep. John Tanner (D-TN) on June 10, 2009.
H.Res. 528 would resolve that the House of Representatives:
- “Commends the Marshall Center for its efforts to promote peace, stability, and security throughout North America, Europe, and Eurasia;
- “Expresses appreciation for the strong partnership between the United States and German governments in advancing their mutual national security interests through the Marshall Center's programs;
- “Expresses appreciation to Marshall Center Director Dr. John P. Rose and his outstanding faculty and staff for their hard work and commitment to advancing the Center's mission;
- “Notes that the security of the United States remains inseparably linked to peace and stability on the European continent; and
- “Reaffirms its commitment to promoting transatlantic cooperation through international collaborative educational programs such as those offered by the Marshall Center.”