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Jul 31, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution) on Jul 31, 1997
This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on July 31, 1997. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law.
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Last Updated: Jul 31, 1997
Length: 2 pages
This is the first step in the legislative process.
The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
The concurrent resolution was passed by both chambers in identical form. A concurrent resolution is not signed by the president and does not carry the force of law. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.
This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 136”). 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.
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