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Sep 12, 1983
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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.
31 cosponsors (19D, 12R)
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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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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