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Jul 29, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 24, 1976
This simple resolution was agreed to on September 24, 1976. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Senator from Mississippi
9/24/1976--Passed Senate amended.(Measure passed Senate, amended) Authorizes $80,000 in supplemental expenditures for the Senate Committee on the Judiciary for inquiry and investigation relating to the administration, operation, and enforcement of ... Read more >
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This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 497”). 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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