H.Res. 1284 (94th): A resolution providing for the consideration of H.R. 13777. A bill to establish public land policy, to establish guidelines for its administration, to provide for the management, protection, development, and enhancement of the public lands.

Jun 10, 1976 (94th Congress, 1975–1976)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Richard Bolling
Representative for Missouri's 5th congressional district
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Passed House
Last Action: Jul 22, 1976


This simple resolution was agreed to on July 22, 1976. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Introduced Jun 10, 1976
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Jul 22, 1976

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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 of the Union for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 13777) to establish public land policy; to establish guidelines for its administration; to provide for the management, protection, development, and enhancement of the public lands; and for other purposes.
States that after general debate, which shall be confined to the bill and shall continue not to exceed two hours to be equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, the bill shall be read for amendment under the five minute rule by titles instead of by sections.
Directs the Committee, at the conclusion of the consideration of the bill for amendment, to rise and report the bill to the House with such amendments as may have been adopted and the previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill and amendments thereto to final passage without intervening motion except one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

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