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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 ...
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Feb 28, 1991
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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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