S.Res. 565 (94th): A resolution relating to disaster payments made to farmers under the Agriculture and Consumer Protection Act of 1973.


Sep 28, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 30, 1976

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 30, 1976. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Hubert Humphrey Jr.

Senator from Minnesota


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

9/28/1976--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the Senate that the Department of Agriculture should not indiscriminately reduce disaster payments made under the Agriculture and Consumer Protection Act of 1973 with respect to ... Read more >


Sep 28, 1976

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Sep 28, 1976
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Sep 30, 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. 565”). 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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