H.Con.Res. 6 (99th): A concurrent resolution to call for an end to the use of plastic bullets by British security forces in Northern Ireland.

Introduced:

Jan 3, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 3, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Mario Biaggi

Representative for New York's 19th congressional district

Democrat

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
1/3/1985--Introduced.Expresses the opposition of the Congress to the use of plastic bullets by British security forces in Northern Ireland. Urges the President to call on the British Government to end ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 21 (98th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 6, 1983

H.Con.Res. 297 (100th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 10, 1988

What is a resolution?

The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 6” means this is a House 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Jan 3, 1985

Details

Cosponsors
7 cosponsors (7D) (show)
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