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H.Con.Res. 108 (101st): Expressing the sense of the Congress that the Vatican should recognize the State of Israel and should establish diplomatic relations with that country.

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May 4, 1989
101st Congress (1989–1990)
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 4, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Edward Feighan

Representative for Ohio's 19th congressional district



42 Cosponsors (35 Democrats, 7 Republicans)



May 4, 1989

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.Con.Res. 108 (101st) 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. 108. This is the one from the 101st Congress.

This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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