Summary: H.Con.Res.218 — 97th Congress (1981-1982)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (05/04/1982)

(Measure passed House, amended)

Expresses the sense of the Congress that the President should: (1) continue to express U.S. opposition to the imprisonment of Mart Niklus; (2) urge the Soviet Union to permit Niklus to emigrate; and (3) inform the Soviet Union that the United States will consider the extent to which countries honor their commitments under international law when evaluating U.S. relations with such countries.