S.Res. 113 (95th): An original resolution reported authorizing additional expenditures by the Committee on Appropriations.

An "original bill" is one which is drafted and approved by a committee before it is formally introduced in the House or Senate.
Introduced:

Mar 15, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Apr 1, 1977

This simple resolution was agreed to on April 1, 1977. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

John McClellan

Senator from Arkansas

Democrat

About the resolution

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History

Mar 15, 1977
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 15, 1977
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Apr 1, 1977
 
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

This page is about a 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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