H.Res.135 - Condemning the bombing in Oklahoma City.104th Congress (1995-1996)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lucas, Frank D. [R-OK-6] (Introduced 05/01/1995)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||05/02/1995 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.|
|Major Recorded Votes:||05/02/1995 : Passed House|
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Summary: H.Res.135 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/01/1995)
Condemns the bombing at the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Sends condolences to the families.
Commends rescue and volunteer workers, law enforcement officials, and the President. Urges the President to use all necessary means to find and punish the perpetrators.
Supports the President's and Attorney General's position that Federal prosecutors will seek the maximum penalty allowed by law, including the death penalty, for those responsible.
Declares that the House of Representatives will expeditiously approve legislation to strengthen the authority and resources of all Federal agencies involved in combating such acts of terrorism.