S.Con.Res. 47 (112th): A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress on the sovereignty of the Republic of Cyprus over all of the territory of the island of Cyprus.


Jun 6, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 6, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert “Bob” Menéndez

Senator from New Jersey



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Summary (CRS)

6/6/2012--Introduced.Respects the sovereignty of the Republic of Cyprus over all of the territory on the island of Cyprus.Urges Turkey to recognize the sovereignty of the Republic of Cyprus over all ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 6, 2012

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This is a Senate concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 47”). 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.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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