H.Con.Res. 541 (94th): Concurrent resolution relating to the authority of the Federal Trade Commission to prescribe rules preempting State and local laws.


Jan 29, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 29, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Peter Rodino Jr.

Representative for New Jersey's 10th congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

1/29/1976--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the Congress has not delegated to the Federal Trade Commission any authority to preempt the laws of the States and their ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 29, 1976

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This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 541”). A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.


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

Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 634 (identical)

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H.Con.Res. 630 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 11, 1976

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