S.Con.Res. 117 (100th): A concurrent resolution to express the sense of the Congress regarding relief for the United States Citrus Industry under section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974 and other appropriate relief.


May 10, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 10, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lawton Chiles Jr.

Senator from Florida


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

5/10/1988--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the Congress that:(1) the United States Trade Representative (USTR) should continue to pursue the U.S. complaint against Japan's obstructive citrus and beef import practices with the ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 10, 1988

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This is a Senate concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 117”). 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.


9 cosponsors (5D, 4R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 298 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 10, 1988

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