H.J.Res. 620 (98th): A joint resolution to approve the Compact of Free Association, and for other purposes.


Jun 29, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 29, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dante Fascell

Representative for Florida's 19th congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

6/29/1984--Introduced.Grants congressional approval of the Compact of Free Association between the United States, the Federated States of Micronesia, and the Marshall Islands. Declares that the defense sites of the United ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 29, 1984

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This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 620”). 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.


3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
S.J.Res. 286 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 12, 1984

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