H.J.Res. 657 (100th): A joint resolution to ensure financial and management reform in the United Nations.


Sep 16, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 16, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Patrick Swindall

Representative for Georgia's 4th congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

9/16/1988--Introduced.Prohibits the payment by the United States of 20 percent of its assessed budget contributions to the United Nations. Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 16, 1988

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 657”). A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
S.J.Res. 380 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 15, 1988

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