S.Res. 523 (94th): A resolution authorizing Senate study of U.S. security and foreign policy matters.


Aug 26, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Aug 26, 1976

This simple resolution was agreed to on August 26, 1976. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Michael “Mike” Mansfield

Senator from Montana


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

8/26/1976--Passed Senate amended.(Measure passed Senate) Authorizes the President of the Senate to appoint special delegation of Members of the Senate, upon the recommendation of the majority and minority leaders, to ... Read more >


Aug 26, 1976

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Aug 26, 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. 523”). 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.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)

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

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