S.Con.Res. 51 (97th): A concurrent resolution relating to the Federal involvement in housing.


Dec 7, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on December 7, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Harrison Williams Jr.

Senator from New Jersey


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

Declares that Congress reaffirms the Government's role in improving housing opportunities and social and economic conditions in distressed communities by: (1) supporting Federal efforts to meet specialized housing needs; (2) ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 7, 1981

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 51”). 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.


12 cosponsors (12D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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