S.J.Res. 271 (102nd): A joint resolution expressing the sense of the Congress regarding the peace process in Liberia and authorizing reprogramming of existing foreign aid appropriations for limited assistance to support this process.


Mar 13, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992


Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 16, 1992

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on April 16, 1992.


Pub.L. 102-270


Nancy Kassebaum

Senator from Kansas



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Last Updated: Apr 16, 1992

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/13/1992--Introduced.Supports the peace process for Liberia initiated by the accord signed in Yamoussoukro, Cote d'Ivoire, on October 30, 1991.Urges all parties to abide by the terms of such accord.Commends and ... Read more >
What is a resolution?

The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 271” means this is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress. 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.


Mar 13, 1992
Passed Senate
Mar 13, 1992
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Apr 7, 1992
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 16, 1992


5 cosponsors (4D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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