S.Res. 490 (96th): A resolution to express the disapproval of the Senate regarding the agreement between Argentina and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.


Jul 24, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 24, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Birch Bayh
Senator from Indiana

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
7/24/1980--Introduced.Disapproves of the action taken by Argentina to sell grain to the Soviet Union. Calls upon the President to formally protest such sales agreement.

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What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 490” means this is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 24, 1980


7 cosponsors (7D) (show)
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