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.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 17, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

John Kerry

Senator from Massachusetts

Democrat

History

Jun 17, 1992
 
Introduced

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Jul 2, 1992
 
Reported by Committee

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S.Con.Res. 125 (102nd) was a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

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.

This concurrent 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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