H.J.Res. 562 (96th): A joint resolution to extend the public debt limit through June 30, 1980 and to disapprove the imposition, effective March 15, 1980, by the President of fees on the importation of crude oil and gasoline.


Jun 3, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 3, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Bauman

Representative for Maryland's 1st congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

6/3/1980--Introduced.Extends the temporary increase of the public debt from May 31, 1980, to June 30, 1980. Disapproves the President's imposition of import fees on petroleum and petroleum products pursuant to ... Read more >

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Jun 3, 1980

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This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 562”). A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.


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