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H.Con.Res. 111 (97th): A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of the Congress that the Government of the Soviet Union should cease its imprisonment of Yuriy Shukhevych and permit him and his family to emigrate from the Soviet Union.

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Apr 8, 1981
97th Congress (1981–1982)

Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution) on Jun 21, 1982

This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on June 21, 1982. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law.


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Last Updated: Jun 21, 1982



Apr 8, 1981

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Sep 17, 1981
Ordered Reported

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Jun 21, 1982
Passed Senate

The concurrent resolution was passed by both chambers in identical form. A concurrent resolution is not signed by the president and does not carry the force of law. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 21, 1982
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress.

H.Con.Res. 111 (97th) was a 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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Con.Res. 111. This is the one from the 97th Congress.

This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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