H.Res. 136 (98th): A resolution commending the people of the Dominican Republic, the Congress of the Dominican Republic, President Jorge-Blanco, and the rest of the Government of the Dominican Republic, on their efforts to achieve a stable democracy.


Mar 15, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 15, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Garcia
Representative for New York's 18th congressional district

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/15/1983--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the Dominican Republic should be commended for their efforts to achieve a stable democracy.

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Related Bills
H.R. 2992 (Related)
International Security and Development Cooperation Act of 1983

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Last Action: May 12, 1983

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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 136” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 15, 1983


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