Vote — Jul 28, 2015 6:24 p.m.
May 6, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988
This resolution was introduced on May 6, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 18th congressional district
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 4, 1987
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 157” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
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