State Resolution Filed in Favor of Liberland Recognition

Actions Illinois General Assembly 

Bill Status no.: HR1301 - Resolution by the House of Representatives 100th General Assembly, encourages the further development of Liberland and the efforts of Her government and citizens to establish a new partner in guaranteeing the rights of Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness.

Full Text of HR1301 100th General Assembly

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1                                   HOUSE RESOLUTION

2   WHEREAS, The Free Republic of Liberland was proclaimed on
3   April 13, 2015 upon Terra Nullius, a parcel of land unclaimed
4   by any other nation or private entity since the dissolution of
5   the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia in 1991; and 

6   WHEREAS, Liberland meets the criteria for statehood as
7   codified in the Montevideo Convention on the Rights and Duties
8   of States, a treatise that has been ratified by the United
9  States of America; and 

10   WHEREAS, Liberland's Constitution and systems of
11   governance have been established with significant guidance
12   from the writings of Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and other
13   founders of the United States of America; and 

14   WHEREAS, The Foreign Ministry of Liberland has
15   continuously and publicly expressed its aspirations for
16   strong, peaceful, and mutually-beneficial relations with the
17   United States; and 

18   WHEREAS, All Cabinet Members of Liberland have proclaimed
19   the continued maintenance of peace in the Balkan Peninsula as a
20   vital national interest; and 

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1   WHEREAS, Liberland is committed to be a catalyst for
2   economic development, free trade, and investment, both within
3   Her borders and throughout the Balkan region; and 

4   WHEREAS, The primary domestic foundation of Liberland's
5   government is the preservation of the inherent natural rights
6   and individual liberties of Her citizens, residents, visitors,
7   and guests; and 

8   WHEREAS, Welcoming Liberland into the community of nations
9   will further the vision of The State of Illinois to secure the
10   freedoms of self-determination to all peoples; therefore, be it 

13   encourage the further development of Liberland and the efforts
14   of Her government and citizens to establish a new partner in
15   guaranteeing the rights of Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of
16   Happiness; and be it further 

17   RESOLVED, That we express our regards to the President of
18   the United States, the Secretary of the State, the
19   distinguished men and women of the Senate Foreign Relations
20   Committee, and the House Committee on Foreign Affairs and
21   respectfully request their consideration in the recognition of
22   the Free Republic of Liberland; and be it further 

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1   RESOLVED, That a suitable copy of this resolution be
2   presented to President Vit Jedlicka, President of the Free
3   Republic of Liberland, as a symbol of our esteem and respect.

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View also Bill here: Legiscan

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Created: 03.12.2018