About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 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 >
- What is a resolution?
The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 179” 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.
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no votes related to this resolution.
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