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H.Con.Res. 238 (99th): A concurrent resolution commending President Reagan on the successful conclusion of the Geneva Summit with Soviet General Secretary Gorbachev.

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Introduced
Nov 21, 1985
99th Congress (1985–1986)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on November 21, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Sponsor

Edwin Zschau

Representative for California's 12th congressional district

Republican

Source

History

Nov 21, 1985
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.Con.Res. 238 (99th) was a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Con.Res. 238. This is the one from the 99th Congress.

This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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