H.Res. 739 (93rd): A resolution waiving points of order against the bill (H.R. 11771) making appropriations for Foreign Assistance and related programs for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1974, and for other purposes.


Dec 5, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Dec 11, 1973

This simple resolution was agreed to on December 11, 1973. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Claude Pepper

Representative for Florida's 14th congressional district


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Dec 5, 1973

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 11, 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. 11771 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 2, 1974

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