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H.Con.Res. 249 (96th): A concurrent resolution urging the United States Olympic Committee, the International Olympic Committee, and the Olympic Committees of other countries to take certain actions with respect to the 1980 Summer Olympic games, in accordance with the requests of the President.

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Sponsor and status

Introduced
Jan 22, 1980
96th Congress (1979–1980)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on January 29, 1980 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.

Sponsor

Clement Zablocki

Representative for Wisconsin's 4th congressional district

Democrat

Cosponsors

31 Cosponsors (19 Democrats, 12 Republicans)

Source

History

Jan 22, 1980
 
Introduced

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

Jan 24, 1980
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Jan 29, 1980
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

H.Con.Res. 249 (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. 249. 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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