H.Con.Res. 129 (99th): A concurrent resolution to establish a Congressional Commission to be known as the “Perot Commission on Americans Missing in Southeast Asia” to determine whether or not U.S. POWs are being held in Southeast Asia and to report to Congress appropriate action to effect the release of any POWs found to be alive.


Apr 24, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on April 24, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William Hendon

Representative for North Carolina's 11th congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

4/24/1985--Introduced.Establishes in the legislative branch of the Government the Perot Commission on Americans Missing in Southeast Asia to conduct an investigation and report to the Congress its findings with respect ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 24, 1985

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This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 129”). A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.


265 cosponsors (136R, 129D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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