H.J.Res. 346 (102nd): Most Favored Nation Trade for Soviet Union bill


Oct 9, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 9, 1991

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on December 9, 1991.


Pub.L. 102-197


Richard “Dick” Gephardt

Representative for Missouri's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 9, 1991

About the resolution

Full Title

Approving the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment with respect to the products of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.

Summary (CRS)

Approves the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment (most-favored-nation treatment) to the products of the Soviet Union transmitted to the Congress by the President on October 9, 1991. Read more >


Oct 9, 1991

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 19, 1991
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Nov 20, 1991
Passed House

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Nov 25, 1991
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 9, 1991
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 346”). 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.


14 cosponsors (8D, 6R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Nov 20, 1991 3:25 p.m.
Passed 350/78

Subject Areas
Related Bills
S.J.Res. 215 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 20, 1991

H.J.Res. 331 (Related)
Approving the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment with respect to the products of Estonia, Latvia, ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 19, 1991

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