S.Res. 428 (95th): A resolution to authorize reimbursement of U.S. Marshal Service for service of committee subpoenas.


Apr 5, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Apr 10, 1978

This simple resolution was agreed to on April 10, 1978. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


James Eastland

Senator from Mississippi


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

4/5/1978--Introduced.Authorizes the Secretary of the Senate to pay, out of funds appropriated to the Committee on the Judiciary, a certain sum to the United States Marshall for the District of ... Read more >


Apr 5, 1978

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Apr 5, 1978
Reported by Committee

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Apr 10, 1978
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 is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 428”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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