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H.Con.Res. 391 (100th): A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of the Congress that the House of Representatives and the Senate shall support the Provincial Government of Alberta, Canada, in a feasibility study for extracting oil and other minerals from oil sands, which would answer critical questions about the potential of tar sands resources in both the United States and Canada, while at the same time supporting a United States company which has developed an exciting new solvent extraction technology.

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Oct 18, 1988
100th Congress (1987–1988)
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on October 18, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Manuel Luján Jr.

Representative for New Mexico's 1st congressional district




Oct 18, 1988

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H.Con.Res. 391 (100th) was a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Con.Res. 391. This is the one from the 100th Congress.

This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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