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Jul 16, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This resolution was introduced on July 16, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 12th congressional district
7/16/1986--Introduced.Declares that the House of Representatives calls upon the President to enter into negotiations with:(1) the League of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies to establish the League as the ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 497”). 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 committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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