H.Con.Res. 580 (95th): A resolution disapproving proposed regulations of the Treasury Department requiring centralized registration of firearms and other matters.


Apr 26, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on April 26, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dale Milford

Representative for Texas's 24th congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

4/26/1978--Introduced.Declares that certain proposed regulations of the Department of the Treasury regarding centralized firearms sales recordkeeping and other firearms control measures exceed the Departments' authority, and directs that the regulations ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 26, 1978

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This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 580”). A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.


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

Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 558 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 13, 1978

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