Vote — Oct 8, 2015 4:30 p.m.
Sep 29, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This resolution was introduced on September 29, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Michigan's 5th congressional district
9/29/1983--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the Congress that: (1) the United States and Japan should exert maximum efforts to resist Soviet challenges in Asia; (2) Japan should make a greater contribution ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 179”). 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 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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