H.J.Res. 319 (102nd): Approving the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment with respect to the products of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania.


Aug 2, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on August 2, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard “Dick” Gephardt

Representative for Missouri's 3rd congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

8/2/1991--Introduced.Approves the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment (most-favored nation treatment) to the products of the Soviet Union, Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania transmitted to the Congress by the President on August 2, ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 2, 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. 319”). 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.


22 cosponsors (13D, 9R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
S.J.Res. 191 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 2, 1991

H.J.Res. 346 (Related)
Most Favored Nation Trade for Soviet Union bill

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 9, 1991

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