H.J.Res. 454 (102nd): Assassination Materials Disclosure Resolution of 1992

Introduced:

Mar 26, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 12, 1992 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Louis Stokes

Representative for Ohio's 21st congressional district

Democrat

About the resolution

Full Title

To provide for the expeditious disclosure of records relevant to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 26, 1992
 
Introduced

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Jun 3, 1992
 
Reported by Committee

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Aug 12, 1992
 
Passed House

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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Details

Cosponsors
112 cosponsors (75D, 36R, 1I) (show)
Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
S.J.Res. 282 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 25, 1992

S. 3006 (Related)
President John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Act of 1992

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 26, 1992

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