About the resolution
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
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The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
TO PASS H. RES. 556, THE RULE TO CONSIDER H.R. 6714, INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND FOOD ASSISTANCE ACT OF 1977.May 12, 1977 midnight
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