Vote — Oct 9, 2015 1:24 p.m.
Jan 28, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
This resolution was introduced on January 28, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 13th congressional district
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 >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
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
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|title=H.Con.Res. 261 (96th)
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|quote=A concurrent resolution relative to rights of Ukrainian citizens.