H.Res. 1221 (94th): A resolution providing for the consideration of H.R. 13555. A bill to amend the Federal Metal and Nonmetallic Mine Safety Act and to transfer certain functions relating to coal mine health and safety under the Federal Coal Mine Health and Safety Act of 1969.


May 26, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 29, 1976

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 29, 1976. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Andrew Young Jr.

Representative for Georgia's 5th congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

5/26/1976--Introduced.Provides that upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to move that the House resolve itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the State ... Read more >


May 26, 1976

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 29, 1976
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.

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1221”). 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.


Subject Areas
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Passed House
Last Action: Jul 28, 1976

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