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S.Con.Res. 76 (100th): A concurrent resolution to acknowledge the contribution of the Iroquois Confederacy of Nations to the Development of the United States Constitution and to reaffirm the continuing government-to-government relationship between Indian tribes and the United States established in the Constitution.

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Introduced
Sep 16, 1987
100th Congress (1987–1988)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on October 7, 1988 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor

Daniel Inouye

Senator for Hawaii

Democrat

Source

History

Sep 16, 1987
 
Introduced

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Sep 21, 1988
 
Ordered Reported

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Oct 7, 1988
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

S.Con.Res. 76 (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 S.Con.Res. 76. 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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