H.Con.Res. 185 (104th): Expressing the sense of the Congress that Members should understand and use the Internet to improve the democratic process, communicate with the Internet community.


Jun 13, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 13, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard “Rick” White

Representative for Washington's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 13, 1996
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
6/13/1996--Introduced.Declares that the Congress should:(1) educate itself about the Internet and use the technology in personal, committee, and leadership offices;(2) work in a bipartisan and bicameral fashion to facilitate the ... Read more >
Related Bills
S.Con.Res. 65 (identical)

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Last Action: Jun 13, 1996

What is a resolution?

The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 185” means this is a House 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 13, 1996


5 cosponsors (4R, 1D) (show)
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