H.Res. 170 (93rd): Resolution: Canal Zone sovereignty and jurisdiction resolution.
Jan 29, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
Died in a previous Congress
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
About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 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 ...
- What is a resolution?
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 170” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. 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 resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
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