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Jan 17, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
This resolution was introduced on January 17, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Maryland's 1st congressional district
1/17/1980--Introduced.Requests the President to ask the International Olympic Committee to transfer the 1980 summer Olympic games from the Soviet Union. Directs the President to: (1) ask the U.S. Olympic Committee ... Read more >
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This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 473”). A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.
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