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Jun 13, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002
This resolution was introduced on June 13, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Alaska
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Last Updated: Jun 13, 2002
Length: 3 pages
6/13/2002--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the Senate that: (1) the failure of the International Whaling Commission to renew aboriginal whaling quotas is inconsistent with the understandings on which the Commission is ... Read more >
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This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 285”). A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.
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