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Sep 12, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This resolution was introduced on September 12, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Tennessee
9/12/1983--Introduced.States that the United States:(1) condemns the Soviet destruction of Korean Air Lines Flight 7 and calls for an explanation from the Soviets;(2) extends its sympathies to the families who ... Read more >
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This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 158”). 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.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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