S.Res. 491 (95th): A resolution authorizing the production of certain materials and the giving of testimony in the cases of United States v. Robert Berrellez and United States v. Edward J. Gerrity, Jr.


Jun 23, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 23, 1978

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 23, 1978. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


John Sparkman

Senator from Alabama


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

6/23/1978--Introduced.Authorizes certain Members of Congress and Senate employees to testify in the cases of U.S. v. Robert Berrellez and U.S. v. Edward J. Gerrity, Jr. with respect to information secured ... Read more >


Jun 23, 1978

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 23, 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. 491”). 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.



There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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