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S.Res. 361: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the United States Government shall, both unilaterally and alongside the international community, consider all options for exerting maximum pressure on the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), in order to denuclearize the DPRK, protect the lives of United States citizens and allies, and prevent further proliferation of nuclear weapons.

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John Cornyn

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Texas. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 14, 2017
Length: 6 pages

Dec 14, 2017


Introduced on Dec 14, 2017

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on December 14, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Dec 14, 2017

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S.Res. 361 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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