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H.Con.Res. 202 (96th): A concurrent resolution urging the Soviet Union to allow Ida Nudel to emigrate to Israel, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Oct 19, 1979
96th Congress (1979–1980)

Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution) on Dec 20, 1979

This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on December 20, 1979. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law.


Edward Stack

Representative for Florida's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 20, 1979


126 Cosponsors (91 Democrats, 35 Republicans)



Oct 19, 1979

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Nov 13, 1979
Passed House (Senate next)

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Dec 20, 1979
Passed Senate

The concurrent resolution was passed by both chambers in identical form. A concurrent resolution is not signed by the president and does not carry the force of law.

Dec 20, 1979
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress.

H.Con.Res. 202 (96th) 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 H.Con.Res. 202. This is the one from the 96th Congress.

This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 96th Congress, which met from Jan 15, 1979 to Dec 16, 1980. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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