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Passed House amended (04/12/1983)

(Measure passed House, amended)

Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that Anatoly Shcharansky should be released from prison and permitted to emigrate.

Urges continued expression of U.S. opposition to the imprisonment of Anatoly Shcharansky.

Declares that signatory countries to the Helsinki Final Act, including the Soviet Union, should abide by their international commitments and the provisions under the Helsinki Final Act.

Urges the U.S. delegation to seek substantive results from the Madrid Meeting of the Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe, such as the release of Anatoly Shcharansky and other Helsinki Monitors.