S.Con.Res. 72 (95th): A concurrent resolution countering terrorism.

Introduced:

Mar 16, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on June 19, 1978 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Clifford Case
Senator from New Jersey
Republican

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/16/1978--Introduced.Condemns recent terrorism in Egypt, Israel, and Jordan. Extends Congressional condolences to victims of these attacks.Declares that the President should(1) intensify efforts of the executive branch to counter international terrorism,(2) ...

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What is a resolution?

The “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 72” 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
Mar 16, 1978
Reported by Committee
Jun 15, 1978
Passed Senate
Jun 19, 1978

Details

Cosponsors
27 cosponsors (19D, 8R) (show)
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