H.Res. 478 (93rd): Resolution providing for the consideration of H.R. 8860. A bill to extend and amend the Agricultural Act of 1970 for the purpose of assuring consumers of plentiful supplies of food and fiber at reasonable prices.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 28, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 10, 1973

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 10, 1973. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Bernice Sisk

Representative for California's 16th congressional district

Democrat

History

Jun 28, 1973
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 10, 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.

H.Res. 478 (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.

This simple resolution was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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