H.Res. 1497 (94th): A resolution authorizing appointment of a special counsel to represent the Sergeant at Arms in the case of Pressler v. Simon et al.


Aug 26, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 2, 1976

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 2, 1976. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


David Henderson

Representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district


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 ... Read more >


Aug 26, 1976

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Sep 2, 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. 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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