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.

Introduced:

Dec 15, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Hubert Humphrey Jr.
Senator from Minnesota
Democrat

See Instead:

S.Con.Res. 71 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Mar 13, 1978

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 ...

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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

What is a resolution?

The “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 62” means this is a Senate 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Dec 15, 1977

Details

Cosponsors
15 cosponsors (11D, 4R) (show)
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