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H.Res. 1587 (94th): Resolution to disapprove certain regulations submitted to the House by the Commissioner of Education in accordance with section 411 of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended, relating to the family contribution schedule under the basic educational opportunity grant program.

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Sep 29, 1976
94th Congress (1975–1976)
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 29, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


James O’Hara

Representative for Michigan's 12th congressional district




Sep 29, 1976

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H.Res. 1587 (94th) was a 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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 1587. This is the one from the 94th Congress.

This simple resolution was introduced in the 94th Congress, which met from Jan 14, 1975 to Oct 1, 1976. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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