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S.Con.Res. 21 (115th): A concurrent resolution urging the Government of the People’s Republic of China to unconditionally release Liu Xiaobo, together with his wife Liu Xia, to allow them to freely meet with friends, family, and counsel and seek medical treatment wherever they desire.

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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2017
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Jun 29, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 29, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Jun 29, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S.Con.Res. 21 (115th) was a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

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.

This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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