H.Res. 1296 (95th): A resolution to establish a select committee to study nonmetropolitan America.


Aug 4, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on August 4, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Breckinridge

Representative for Kentucky's 6th congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

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 >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 4, 1978

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1296”). 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.


4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.Res. 1327 (identical)

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H.Res. 1313 (identical)

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Last Action: Aug 14, 1978

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