H.Con.Res. 165 (108th): Expressing the sense of the Congress that the Parthenon Marbles should be returned to Greece.


May 7, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 7, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Donald Payne

Representative for New Jersey's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 7, 2003
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Summary (CRS)

5/7/2003--Introduced.Calls for the Government of the United Kingdom to enter into negotiations with the Government of Greece to facilitate the return of the Parthenon Marbles to Greece before the Olympics ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 7, 2003

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This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 165”). 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.


35 cosponsors (27D, 8R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 436 (107th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 9, 2002

H.Con.Res. 122 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 7, 2009

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