H.Res. 547 (93rd): A resolution providing for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 9281) to amend title 5, United States Code, with respect to the retirement of certain law enforcement and firefighter personnel, and for other purposes.


Sep 18, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 19, 1973

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 19, 1973. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Morgan Murphy

Representative for Illinois's 2nd congressional district


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Sep 18, 1973

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 19, 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.

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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The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


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

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Debate on H.R. 9281 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 12, 1974

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