S.J.Res. 325 (99th): A joint resolution to approve the “Compact of Free Association” between the United States and the Government of Palau, and for other purposes.


Apr 16, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Enacted as H.J.Res. 626 (companion bill)

James McClure

Senator from Idaho


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Apr 16, 1986

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Jul 30, 1986
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