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H.Con.Res. 738 (95th): A resolution to oppose the implementation and enforcement by the President of a program of wage and price controls not specifically authorized by statute.

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Oct 5, 1978
95th Congress (1977–1978)
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on October 5, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


David Stockman

Representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district



19 Cosponsors (19 Republicans)



Oct 5, 1978

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.Con.Res. 738 (95th) was a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Con.Res. 738. This is the one from the 95th Congress.

This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 95th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1977 to Oct 15, 1978. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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