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Jan 29, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
This resolution was introduced on January 29, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 1st congressional district
1/29/1973--Introduced.Makes it the sense of the House of Representatives that the Government of the United States should maintain and protect its sovereign rights and jurisdiction over said Canal Zone and ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 170”). A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Res. 170 — 93rd Congress: Resolution: Canal Zone sovereignty and jurisdiction resolution.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hres170
“H.Res. 170 — 93rd Congress: Resolution: Canal Zone sovereignty and jurisdiction resolution..” www.GovTrack.us. 1973. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hres170>
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