Sponsor and status
Mar 10, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 14, 1977
This simple resolution was agreed to on March 14, 1977. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Representative for New York's 12th congressional district
Mar 10, 1977
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 14, 1977
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.
H.Res. 397 (95th) was a 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.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 95th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1977 to Oct 15, 1978. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A resolution providing for the consideration of H.R. 1746, a bill to amend the United Nations Participation Act of 1945 to halt the importation of Rhodesian chrome, H.R. Res. 397, 95th Cong. (1977).
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