About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
8/31/1976--Reported to House amended.(Reported to House from the Committee on House Administration with amendment, H. Rept. 94-1450) Authorizes the Sergeant at Arms to employ with the approval of the Speaker ...
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Aug 26, 1976
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Sep 2, 1976
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. 1497”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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