Summary: S.J.Res.317 — 98th Congress (1983-1984)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (06/20/1984)

Designates August 1, 1984, as Helsinki Human Rights Day.

Authorizes and requests the President to issue a proclamation reasserting the American commitment to full implementation of the human rights and humanitarian provisions of the Helsinki Accords. Requests the President to raise the issue of noncompliance with such provisions with the Soviet Union and Eastern European countries at every available opportunity.