H.Con.Res. 39 (113th): Expressing the sense of Congress that all direct and indirect subsidies that benefit the production or export of sugar by all major sugar producing and consuming countries should be eliminated.


Jun 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ted Yoho

Representative for Florida's 3rd congressional district



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Summary (CRS)

6/14/2013--Introduced.Expresses the sense of Congress that the President should seek through negotiated agreements under the auspices of the World Trade Organization (WTO) the elimination of all direct and indirect subsidies ... Read more >

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Jun 14, 2013

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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. 39”). 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.


14 cosponsors (9R, 5D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 20 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 27, 2015

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