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.

Introduced:
Aug 26, 1976 (94th Congress, 1975–1976)
Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sponsor
David Henderson
Representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district
Party
Democrat
 
Status

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

Progress
Introduced Aug 26, 1976
Referred to Committee Aug 26, 1976
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Sep 02, 1976
 
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H.Res. stands for House simple resolution.

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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 and the chairman of the Committee on House Administration a special counsel to represent the Sergeant at Arms in all civil proceedings relating to the pending action entitled Larry Pressler against William E. Silmon, et al., civil action numbered 76-0782 in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, in which action the Sergeant at Arms is named as a defendant.

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