H.Con.Res.86 - A concurrent resolution to establish a Special Committee on Advisory Opinions from the World Court.97th Congress (1981-1982)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Bingham, Jonathan B. [D-NY-22] (Introduced 03/04/1981)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs | Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 12/17/1982 Received in the Senate and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Con.Res.86 — 97th Congress (1981-1982)All Information (Except Text)
(Measure passed House, amended)
Passed House amended (12/17/1982)
Expresses the sense of the Congress that increased use of the International Court of Justice should be encouraged and that one way of increasing use of the Court would be to expand its advisory opinion jurisdiction to include questions of international law referred by national courts.
Urges the President to consider pursuing such expanded jurisdiction for the Court.