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Aug 24, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976
This resolution was introduced on August 24, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from New York
8/24/1976--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the Senate that the President make available the good offices of the United States to effect a peaceful resolution of the dispute in Northern Ireland. Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 520”). 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). S.Res. 520 — 94th Congress: A resolution concerning the situation in Northern Ireland.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/sres520
“S.Res. 520 — 94th Congress: A resolution concerning the situation in Northern Ireland..” www.GovTrack.us. 1976. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/sres520>
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