H.Con.Res. 180 (104th): Commending the Americans who served the United States during the period known as the Cold War.


May 22, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 26, 1996 but was never passed by the Senate.


Rick Lazio

Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 26, 1996
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

9/26/1996--Passed House amended.Commends and expresses gratitude and appreciation for the service and sacrifices of the members of the armed forces and civilian Government personnel who contributed to the historic victory ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 22, 1996

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Sep 12, 1996
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Sep 26, 1996
Passed House

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 180”). 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.


17 cosponsors (13R, 4D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
S.Con.Res. 61 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 23, 1996

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