H.J.Res. 1161 (93rd): Joint resolution assuring compensation for damages caused by nuclear incidents involving the nuclear reactor of a U.S. warship.

Oct 09, 1974 (93rd Congress, 1973–1974)
Died (Passed House)
Craig Hosmer
Representative for California's 32nd congressional district
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 1089 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 16, 1974

S.J.Res. 248 (Related)
A joint resolution assuring compensation for damages caused by nuclear incidents involving the nuclear ...

Signed by the President
Dec 06, 1974


This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 25, 1974 but was never passed by the Senate.

Introduced Oct 09, 1974
Referred to Committee Oct 09, 1974
Passed House Nov 25, 1974

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1 cosponsors (1D) (show)

House Joint Atomic Energy

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11/25/1974--Laid on table in House.
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