Summary: H.J.Res.524 — 98th Congress (1983-1984)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (03/21/1984)

Urges the President to seek an agreement with the Soviet Union to: (1) declare a verifiable and limited moratorium on the testing in space of antisatellite weapons; (2) resume negotiations on a verifiable ban on the testing, production, deployment, and use of any antisatellite weapon; and (3) seek a verifiable treaty prohibiting any space-directed or space-based weapons system which is designed to cause damage on earth, in the atmosphere, or on objects placed in space.

Declares that such agreements should not restrict non-weapons operations in space, such as the U.S. space shuttle program.