H.Res. 170 (93rd): Resolution: Canal Zone sovereignty and jurisdiction resolution.


Jan 29, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 29, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Hunt

Representative for New Jersey's 1st congressional district


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Jan 29, 1973

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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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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.Res. 410 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 22, 1973

H.Res. 282 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 8, 1973

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