To provide for the expeditious disclosure of records relevant to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Mar 26, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
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.
Representative for Ohio's 21st congressional district
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H.J.Res. 454 (102nd) was a joint resolution in the United States Congress.
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This joint resolution was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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