H.Con.Res. 590 (95th): A resolution disapproving the proposed “package” of sales of aircraft to Saudi Arabia, Egypt, and Israel.


May 1, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 1, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Clarence Long

Representative for Maryland's 2nd congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

5/1/1978--Introduced.Expresses Congressional disapproval of the sale of F-5E aircraft to Egypt, F-15 aircraft to Saudi Arabia, and F-15 and F-16 aircraft to Israel, proposed to Congress April 28, 1978. Read more >

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May 1, 1978

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This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 590”). A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.


7 cosponsors (4D, 3R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 593 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 1, 1978

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