S.Res. 502 (94th): A resolution of disapproval of budget authority for the National Railroad Passenger Corporation.


Aug 3, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on August 3, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Rupert Hartke

Senator from Indiana


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

8/3/1976--Introduced.Disapproves the deferral of budget authority for operating grants to the National Railroad Passenger Corporation as reported by the Comptroller General of the United States to the President of the ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 3, 1976

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This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 502”). 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.


10 cosponsors (6D, 3R, 1C) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.Res. 1460 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 4, 1976

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