S.Res. 389 (93rd): Resolution authorizing supplemental expenditures by the Committee on Government Operations.


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.


Samuel Ervin Jr.

Senator from North Carolina


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Aug 21, 1974

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Aug 21, 1974
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued 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
Agreed To

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.

This page is about a 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.

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