H.Con.Res. 136 (105th): Providing for an adjournment of the two Houses.


Jul 31, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution)
on Jul 31, 1997

This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on July 31, 1997. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law.


Porter Goss
Representative for Florida's 14th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)
7/31/1997--Introduced.Provides for an adjournment of the House of Representatives from August 1 or 2, 1997, until September 3, 1997, and a recess or adjournment of the Senate from July 31 ...

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What is a resolution?

The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 136” means this is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress. A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.


Jul 31, 1997
Passed Senate
Jul 31, 1997
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Jul 31, 1997
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Jul 31, 1997 4:39 p.m.
Passed 403/16

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