Sponsor and status
95th Congress (1977–1978)
This resolution was introduced on March 9, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Senator for New Jersey
4 Cosponsors (2 Republicans, 2 Democrats)
Mar 9, 1978
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S.Con.Res. 70 (95th) was a 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.Con.Res. 70. This is the one from the 95th Congress.
This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 95th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1977 to Oct 15, 1978. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of the Congress on the agreement in Rhodesia, S. Con. Res. 70, 95th Cong. (1978).
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