Summary: S.Con.Res.85 — 96th Congress (1979-1980)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (04/02/1980)

Expresses the sense of Congress that the President should: (1) direct the U.S. representative to the United Nations to propose the establishment of a Special Committee to seek advisory opinions of the International Court of Justice regarding questions of international law, submitted by national courts; and (2) after such Committee is established, propose legislation to the Congress authorizing Federal courts to request such advisory opinions.