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- 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) ... Read more >
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Last Action: Mar 13, 1979
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The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 261” means this is a House 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.
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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. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hconres261>
|title=H.Con.Res. 261 (96th)
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|author=96th Congress (1980)
|date=January 28, 1980
|quote=A concurrent resolution relative to rights of Ukrainian citizens.