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- 8/4/1978--Introduced.Establishes in the House of Representatives the Select Committee on Nonmetropolitan America to conduct an investigation of nonmetropolitan America. Read more >
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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1296” 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.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Res. 1296 — 95th Congress: A resolution to establish a select committee to study nonmetropolitan America.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hres1296
“H.Res. 1296 — 95th Congress: A resolution to establish a select committee to study nonmetropolitan America..” www.GovTrack.us. 1978. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hres1296>
|title=H.Res. 1296 (95th)
|accessdate=May 25, 2015
|author=95th Congress (1978)
|date=August 4, 1978
|quote=A resolution to establish a select committee to study nonmetropolitan America.