H.Con.Res. 661 (95th): A resolution expressing the sense of the House that the President undertake discussions with the other industrialized countries with a view toward establishing, in cooperation with the member countries of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) which are in current account surplus, a major capital pool for productive investment in the developing countries.

Introduced:

Jul 11, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 11, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Charles Whalen Jr.

Representative for Ohio's 3rd congressional district

Republican

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
7/11/1978--Introduced.Declares it the sense of the House of Representatives that the President undertake discussions with the other industrialized countries with a view toward establishing, in cooperation with the member countries ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 581 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 26, 1978

What is a resolution?

The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 661” means this is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress. 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.

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History

Introduced
Jul 11, 1978

Details

Cosponsors
17 cosponsors (16D, 1R) (show)
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