H.J.Res. 1089 (93rd): Joint resolution assuring compensation for damages caused by nuclear incidents involving U.S. nuclear-powered warships.


Jul 16, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Enacted as S.J.Res. 248 (companion bill)

Craig Hosmer

Representative for California's 32nd congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

7/16/1974--Introduced.Stipulates that it is the policy of the United States that it will pay claims or judgments for bodily injury, death, or damage to or loss of real or personal ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 16, 1974

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 1089”). A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.


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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
S.J.Res. 248 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 6, 1974

H.J.Res. 1161 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Nov 25, 1974

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