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 9, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

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.


Craig Hosmer

Representative for California's 32nd congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

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The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 9, 1974

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 25, 1974
Passed House

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 1161”). 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.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


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

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

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