S.Res. 489 (94th): A resolution relating to the kidnapping of schoolchildren in Chowchilla, Calif.


Jul 21, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 21, 1976

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 21, 1976. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


John Tunney

Senator from California


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

7/21/1976--Introduced.Conveys to the Chowchilla, California, kidnap victims the Senate's expression of esteem and regard in recognition of their fortitude and courage. Read more >


Jul 21, 1976

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Jul 21, 1976
Agreed To

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. 489”). 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.



There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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