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98th Congress (1983–1984)
This resolution was introduced on September 29, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Representative for Michigan's 5th congressional district
Sep 29, 1983
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H.Con.Res. 179 (98th) 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Con.Res. 179. This is the one from the 98th Congress.
This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of the Congress with regard to the defense responsibilities of the United States and Japan, H.R. Con. Res. 179, 98th Cong. (1983).
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