H.Res. 1223 (95th): A resolution waiving certain points of order against the bill H.R. 12935 making appropriations for the legislative branch for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1979, and for other purposes.


Jun 8, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 8, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Moakley
Representative for Massachusetts's 9th congressional district

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
6/8/1978--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.R. 12935 (Appropriations for the legislative branch).

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Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 12935 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 30, 1978

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1223” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 8, 1978


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