About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
8/4/1981--Introduced.Expresses the sense of Congress that the United States should complete construction of a permanent manned operations center in low Earth orbit within ten years. Requests the President to submit ...
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Aug 4, 1981
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This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 173”). 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.
14 cosponsors (10R, 4D)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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