Sponsor and status
93rd Congress (1973–1974)
This resolution was introduced on March 8, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Representative for California's 13th congressional district
Mar 8, 1973
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H.Res. 282 (93rd) was a simple resolution in the United States Congress.
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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 282. This is the one from the 93rd Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Resolution to declare U.S. sovereignty and jurisdiction over the Panama Canal Zone, H.R. Res. 282, 93rd Cong. (1973).
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