H.Res. 543 (104th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States and the United Nations should support the election of a woman for Secretary General of the United Nations.
Sep 26, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on September 26, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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- 9/26/1996--Introduced.Urges the United Nations (UN) and the United States:(1) to work with international organizations and foreign governments to identify qualified women candidates for UN Secretary General; and(2) in accordance with ...
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