H.Con.Res. 270 (103rd): Expressing the sense of Congress with respect to the use of racially based quotas designed to thwart the implementation of the death penalty.


Jul 21, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 21, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael Huffington

Representative for California's 22nd congressional district



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Summary (CRS)

7/21/1994--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the Congress that neither the President nor any other entity in the executive branch should attempt to impose a racially based quota system to challenge death ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 21, 1994

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This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 270”). 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.


59 cosponsors (56R, 3D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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