H.Res. 172 (100th): A resolution providing for the consideration of the bill (H. R. 5) to improve elementary and secondary education, and for other purposes.
May 19, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on May 19, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Massachusetts's 9th congressional district
About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 5/19/1987--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.R. 5 (education programs funding).
Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 28, 1988
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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 172” 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.
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