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Jun 18, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 21, 1992
This simple resolution was agreed to on July 21, 1992. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Representative for South Carolina's 3rd congressional district
6/18/1992--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.R. 2637 (withdrawal of lands for the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant). Read more >
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The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 494”). 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 committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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