H.Res. 818 (93rd): Resolution in support of continued undiluted U.S. sovereignty and jurisdiction over the U.S.-owned Canal Zone on the Isthmus of Panama.


Feb 5, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 5, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Harold Gross
Representative for Iowa's 3rd congressional district

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
2/5/1974--Introduced.Declares it to be the sense of the House of Representatives that:(1) the Government of the United States should maintain and protect its sovereign rights and jurisdiction over the canal ...

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Related Bills
H.Res. 804 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 4, 1974

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 818” 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.


Feb 5, 1974


8 cosponsors (7R, 1D) (show)
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