H.Res. 226 (99th): A resolution directing the Secretary of Defense to furnish certain information to the House of Representatives relating to American Prisoners-of-War in Southeast Asia.

Introduced:

Jul 17, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 5, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

William Hendon
Representative for North Carolina's 11th congressional district
Republican

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
7/17/1985--Introduced.Directs the Secretary of Defense to furnish to the House of Representatives all information (including Defense Intelligence Agency analyses) relating to live Americans in Southeast Asia.

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What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 226” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Jul 17, 1985
Reported by Committee
Sep 5, 1985

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Cosponsors
19 cosponsors (17R, 2D) (show)
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