H.Con.Res. 223 (98th): A concurrent resolution to express the sense of the Congress that the United States should not recognize the illegitimate Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus and should call for an immediate UN Security Council meeting to press for immediate action to remove the Turkish occupation forces from Northern Cyprus.


Nov 16, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on November 16, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Norman D'Amours
Representative for New Hampshire's 1st congressional district

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Summary (CRS)
Expresses the sense of the Congress that: (1) the United States and other nations should not recognize the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus and that a meeting of the United ...

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The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 223” 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.


Nov 16, 1983


22 cosponsors (19D, 3R) (show)
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