S.Res. 582 (95th): A Resolution expressing the sense of the Senate with respect to the situation i n Lebanon.


Oct 10, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on October 10, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Sparkman
Senator from Alabama

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Commends the Administration for its initiative in urging the United Nations Security Council to bring about a ceasefire in Lebanon. Urges all Lebanese factions to support reconciliation efforts and to ...

Read more >

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 582” means this is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 10, 1978
Reported by Committee
Oct 10, 1978


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no votes related to this resolution.

Find Similar Bills

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: