Vote — Nov 30, 2015 5:36 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 79/7
May 22, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
This resolution was introduced on May 22, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Michigan's 2nd congressional district
5/22/1974--Introduced.Establishes a standing Committee on Small Business in the House of Representatives. Authorizes the Committee to make investigations of the problems of American small business enterprises, both existing and potential, ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1142”). 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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