Sponsor and status
93rd Congress (1973–1974)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Feb 26, 1974
This simple resolution was agreed to on February 26, 1974. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Representative for California's 16th congressional district
Feb 20, 1974
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 26, 1974
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. 896 (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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 896. This is the one from the 93rd Congress.
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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Resolution providing for the consideration of H.R. 2. A bill to revise the Welfare and Pension Plans Disclosure Act, H.R. Res. 896, 93rd Cong. (1974).
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