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H.Con.Res. 595 (93rd): Concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress that Richard M. Nixon not be prosecuted for any offense, whether State or Federal, allegedly committed while he was in office as President of the United States.

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Aug 9, 1974
93rd Congress (1973–1974)
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on August 9, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Robert “Bob” Mathias

Representative for California's 18th congressional district




Aug 9, 1974

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H.Con.Res. 595 (93rd) 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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Con.Res. 595. This is the one from the 93rd Congress.

This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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