S.Con.Res. 118 (100th): A concurrent resolution to express the sense of the Congress regarding the heroic efforts of the officers and enlisted members of the U.S.S. Bonefish.


May 12, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 12, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lawton Chiles Jr.

Senator from Florida


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5/12/1988--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the Congress that certain officers and the crew of the U.S.S. Bonefish should be recognized and commended for their efforts to save their fellow shipmates when ... Read more >

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May 12, 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. 118”). 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.


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