H.J.Res. 163 (102nd): Apologizing to Native Hawaiians for the overthrow of the Kingdom of Hawaii by the United States in 1893 and declaring the trust relationship between the United States and Native Hawaiians.


Feb 28, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 28, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Patsy Mink

Representative for Hawaii's 2nd congressional district


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Feb 28, 1991

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S.J.Res. 335 (Related)
A joint resolution to acknowledge the 100th anniversary of the January 17, 1893 overthrow ...

Passed Senate
Last Action: Oct 7, 1992

H.J.Res. 541 (Related)
To acknowledge the 100th anniversary of the January 17, 1893 overthrow of the Kingdom ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 12, 1992

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