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Apr 23, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 14, 1975
This simple resolution was agreed to on May 14, 1975. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Senator from Arkansas
4/23/1975--Introduced.Authorizes the expenditure of $200,000 by the Senate Committee on Appropriations from the contingent fund of the Senate during the 94th Congress. Read more >
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The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.
This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 138”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). S.Res. 138 — 94th Congress: Submission of a resolution authorizing additional expenditures for the committee on Appropriations.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/sres138
“S.Res. 138 — 94th Congress: Submission of a resolution authorizing additional expenditures for the committee on Appropriations..” www.GovTrack.us. 1975. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/sres138>
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