Aug 4, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on August 4, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 33rd congressional district
Aug 4, 1981
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H.Con.Res. 173 (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.
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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