H.Res. 1254 (94th): A resolution providing for the consideration of H.R. 9719. A bill to provide for certain payments to be made to State or local governments by the Secretary of the Interior based upon the amount of certain public lands within the boundaries of such State or locality.


Jun 3, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Aug 5, 1976

This simple resolution was agreed to on August 5, 1976. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Bernice Sisk

Representative for California's 16th congressional district


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Jun 3, 1976

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Aug 5, 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.

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.


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Debate on H.R. 9719 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 20, 1976

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