S.Res. 285 (107th): A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate condemning the failure of the International Whaling Commission to recognize the needs of Alaskan Eskimos.
Jun 13, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Died in a previous Congress
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
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- 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 ...
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