S.Con.Res. 125 (102nd): A concurrent resolution calling for a United States policy of strengthening and maintaining an International Whaling Commission moratorium on the commercial killing of whales, and otherwise expressing the sense of the Congress with respect to conserving and protecting the world’s whale population.


Jun 17, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 2, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Kerry

Senator from Massachusetts


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

7/2/1992--Reported to Senate amended.Expresses the sense of the Congress that U.S. policy should promote the conservation and protection of whale, dolphin, and porpoise populations, and that the United States should:(1) ... Read more >

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Jun 17, 1992

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Jul 2, 1992
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This is a Senate concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 125”). A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 177 (Related)
Calling for a United States policy of strengthening and maintaining indefinitely the current International ...

Passed House
Last Action: May 19, 1992

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