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Jun 21, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 2, 1976
This simple resolution was agreed to on July 2, 1976. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Senator from Wyoming
6/21/1976--Introduced.Waives provisions of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 limiting the consideration of appropriations with respect to H.R. 8603 concerning the organizational and financial matters of the United States Postal ... 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. 474”). 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. 474 — 94th Congress: A resolution reported relating to the consideration H.R. 8603.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/sres474
“S.Res. 474 — 94th Congress: A resolution reported relating to the consideration H.R. 8603..” www.GovTrack.us. 1976. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/sres474>
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