H.Res. 1426 (94th): A resolution to amend the Rules of the House of Representatives to create a standing committee to be known as the Committee on Urban and District of Columbia Affairs.


Jul 27, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 27, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Gilbert Gude
Representative for Maryland's 8th congressional district

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
7/27/1976--Introduced.Amends Rule X of the Rules of the House of Representatives by replacing the Committee on the District of Columbia with the Committee on Urban and District of Columbia Affairs. ...

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Related Bills
H.Res. 1588 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 30, 1976

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1426” means this is a House simple 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 27, 1976


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