About the resolution
- Full Title
A joint resolution to reduce the risk of nuclear war and to restrain the nuclear arms race.
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Jun 27, 1984
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 612”). A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.
- 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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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.J.Res. 612 — 98th Congress: Security and General Nuclear Disarmament Resolution. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hjres612
“H.J.Res. 612 — 98th Congress: Security and General Nuclear Disarmament Resolution.” www.GovTrack.us. 1984. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hjres612>
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