H.Res. 1186 (95th): A resolution providing for the consideration of H.R. 39 a bill to designate certain lands in the State of Alaska as units of the National Park, National Wildlife Refuge, Wild and Scenic Rivers, and National Wilderness Preservation Systems, and for other purposes.


May 16, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 17, 1978

This simple resolution was agreed to on May 17, 1978. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Christopher Dodd

Representative for Connecticut's 2nd congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

5/16/1978--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.R. 39 (Alaska lands). Read more >


May 16, 1978

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 17, 1978
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1186”). 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.


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


Subject Areas
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Debate on H.R. 39 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: May 19, 1978

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