S.Con.Res. 62 (95th): A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of the Congress that the United Nations should convene a World Alternate Energy Conference having as its major purpose the establishment of an International Alternate Energy Commission to facilitate the transfer among countries of information relating to alternate energy sources and to otherwise encourage the use of alternate energy sources.


Dec 15, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on December 15, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Hubert Humphrey Jr.

Senator from Minnesota


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

Declares it the sense of Congress that the United States should encourage the United Nations to hold a World Alternate Energy Conference to consider alternate ways to meet the world's ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 15, 1977

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This is a Senate concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 62”). 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.


14 cosponsors (10D, 4R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
S.Con.Res. 71 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 13, 1978

H.Con.Res. 446 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 15, 1977

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