H.Con.Res. 434 (97th): A concurrent resolution condemning all forms of religious persecution and discrimination as a violation of human rights.


Dec 14, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on December 14, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Don Bonker
Representative for Washington's 3rd congressional district

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Condemns and opposes religious persecution and discrimination wherever practiced, encouraged or tolerated by national governments, institutions, or persons.Urges the President to organize and implement actions to be taken with respect ...

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Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 433 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 6, 1982

H.R. 6981 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 12, 1982

What is a resolution?

The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 434” means this is a House 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 14, 1982


16 cosponsors (10D, 6R) (show)
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