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

Introduced:

Oct 9, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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.

Sponsor:

Craig Hosmer

Representative for California's 32nd congressional district

Republican

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
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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 ...

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 6, 1974

What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 1161” means this is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress. 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Oct 9, 1974
Passed House
Nov 25, 1974

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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