H.Con.Res.159 - Honoring the memory of the victims of the Great Irish Potato Famine, and for other purposes.105th Congress (1997-1998)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Lipinski, William O. [D-IL-3] (Introduced 09/25/1997)|
|Committees:||House - International Relations|
|Latest Action:||09/25/1997 Referred to the House Committee on International Relations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Con.Res.159 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/25/1997)
Honors: (1) the memory of the victims of the Great Irish Potato Famine; and (2) the millions of emigrants and their descendants who rose from that tragedy to make a profound contribution to the United States.
Encourages the British and Irish Governments to build on the public apology from the British Government and make a renewed effort for peace in Northern Ireland.