Vote — Oct 9, 2015 1:24 p.m.
Feb 28, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
This resolution was introduced on February 28, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Hawaii's 2nd congressional district
2/28/1991--Introduced.Acknowledges and apologizes for the fundamental injustice of the United States in its participation in activities that contributed to the overthrow of the Kingdom of Hawaii. Declares Congress's commitment to ... Read more >
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This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 163”). A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
Last Action: Oct 7, 1992
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 12, 1992
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