H.Con.Res. 415 (96th): A concurrent resolution to express the sense of the Congress that the United States should provide immediate humanitarian assistance to Somalia in order to help that nation cope with the massive influx of refugees.

Introduced:

Aug 25, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on August 25, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Gene Maguire
Representative for New Jersey's 7th congressional district
Democrat

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
8/25/1980--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the Congress that the United States should provide immediate humanitarian assistance to help Somalia cope with the massive influx of refugees. Urges executive branch officials to ... Read more >
What is a resolution?

The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 415” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Aug 25, 1980

Details

Cosponsors
12 cosponsors (8D, 4R) (show)
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