About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
9/30/1988--Introduced.Directs the House Committee on Standards of Official Conduct to investigate whether public comments made by the Speaker of the House regarding an alleged classified intelligence activity involved an unauthorized ...
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Sep 30, 1988
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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 561”). 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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