Sponsor and status
Aug 21, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Oct 10, 1974
This simple resolution was agreed to on October 10, 1974. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Senator for North Carolina
Aug 21, 1974
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Aug 21, 1974
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Oct 10, 1974
The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.
S.Res. 389 (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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Civic Impulse. (2018). S.Res. 389 — 93rd Congress: Resolution authorizing supplemental expenditures by the Committee on Government Operations. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/sres389
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