Summary: H.Con.Res.570 — 94th Congress (1975-1976)All Information (Except Text)

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Reported to House with amendment(s) (04/28/1976)

(Reported to House from the Committee on International Relations with amendment, H. Rept. 94-1051)

Declares that the Congress of the United States, noting the positive steps embodied in the Vladivostok accord of November 24, 1974, urges their prompt embodiment in a treaty or in an agreement approved by law.

Urges immediate negotiations to achieve agreements, which would be mutual and verifiable, on: (1) a substantial initial reduction in the number of strategic nuclear delivery vehicles and the number of strategic missile launchers equipped with multiple independently targetable reentry vehicles; and (2) the achievement of approximate equality in total strategic nuclear destructive capability.

Urges a comprehensive agreement ending underground nuclear explosions under adequate verification.

Urges a halt on further transfers of nuclear fuel, technology, and equipment to countries not meeting specified conditions.