H.Res. 236 (98th): A resolution expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the President should convene a national bipartisan commission to address the serious long-term problems of security and economic development in Central America.
Jun 16, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on June 16, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 1st congressional district
- See Instead:
H.Res. 240 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jun 21, 1983
About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 6/16/1983--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the House that the President should convene a national, bipartisan commission to address the problems in Central America. Suggests certain requirements for the Commission.
- What is a resolution?
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 236” 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.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no votes related to this resolution.
- Find Similar Bills
Search for similar bills.
Links & tools
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Res. 236 — 98th Congress: A resolution expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the President should convene .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hres236
“H.Res. 236 — 98th Congress: A resolution expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the President should convene ....” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. March 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hres236>
|title=H.Res. 236 (98th)
|accessdate=March 28, 2015
|author=98th Congress (1983)
|date=June 16, 1983
|quote=A resolution expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the President should convene ...