H.Res. 470 (93rd): Resolution waiving points of order against the bill H.R. 8917. A bill making appropriations for the Department of the Interior and related agencies for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1974, and for other purposes.


Jun 26, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 27, 1973

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 27, 1973. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Gillis Long

Representative for Louisiana's 8th congressional district


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Jun 26, 1973

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Jun 27, 1973
Agreed To

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.

This page is about a 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.

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