H.Con.Res. 624 (93rd): Concurrent resolution expressing the sense of the Congress with respect to the imprisonment in the Soviet Union of a Lithuanian seaman, who is a U.S. citizen, and who unsuccessfully sought asylum aboard a U.S. Coast Guard ship.
Aug 22, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on August 22, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 3rd congressional district
About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 8/22/1974--Introduced.Expresses the sense of Congress that the President of the United States should direct the Secretary of State:(1) to bring to the immediate attention of the Government of the Soviet ...
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 2, 1974
- What is a resolution?
The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 624” means this is a House 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.
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
4 cosponsors (3R, 1D) (show)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no votes related to this resolution.
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