S.J.Res. 158 (98th): A joint resolution condemning the brutal behavior of the Government of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics for the destruction of Korean Airlines Flight 007 with the loss of 269 innocent lives.

Introduced:

Sep 12, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 12, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Howard Baker Jr.

Senator from Tennessee

Republican

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History

Sep 12, 1983
 
Introduced

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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.

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Cosponsors
31 cosponsors (19D, 12R) (show)
Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.J.Res. 353 (Related)
A joint resolution condemning the Soviet criminal destruction of the Korean civilian airliner.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 28, 1983

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