About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
1/28/1980--Introduced.Declares the sense of Congress that the President shall take steps to: (1) call upon the Soviet Union to permit the resurrection of the Ukrainian Orthodox and Catholic Churches; (2) ...
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Jan 28, 1980
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This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 261”). 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.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Con.Res. 261 — 96th Congress: A concurrent resolution relative to rights of Ukrainian citizens.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hconres261
“H.Con.Res. 261 — 96th Congress: A concurrent resolution relative to rights of Ukrainian citizens..” www.GovTrack.us. 1980. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hconres261>
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