H.Res. 517 (93rd): Resolution waiving points of order against the conference report on S. 502. An act to authorize appropriations for the construction of certain highways in accordance with title 23 of the United States Code.


Jul 31, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Aug 3, 1973

This simple resolution was agreed to on August 3, 1973. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


John Young

Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
7/31/1973--Introduced.States that upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider the conference report on the bill (S. 502) to authorize appropriations for the construction of ... Read more >
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 13, 1973

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 517” means this is a House 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.


Jul 31, 1973
Agreed To
Aug 3, 1973


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