S.J.Res.96 - A joint resolution to designate August 1, 1983, as "Helsinki Human Rights Day".98th Congress (1983-1984)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. DeConcini, Dennis [D-AZ] (Introduced 05/05/1983)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary | House - Foreign Affairs; Post Office and Civil Service|
|Latest Action:||07/25/1983 Became Public Law No: 98-58.|
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Summary: S.J.Res.96 — 98th Congress (1983-1984)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (05/05/1983)
Designates August 1, 1983, as Helsinki Human Rights Day.
Authorizes and requests the President to issue a proclamation reasserting the American commitment to the human rights and humanitarian provisions of the Helsinki accords.
Requests the President to continue to raise the issue of noncompliance with the Soviet Union and Eastern European countries.