H.Res. 274 (96th): A resolution providing for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 111) to provide for the operation and maintenance of the Panama Canal and to provide for the exercise of the rights and performance of the duties of the United States provided in the Panama Canal Treaty of 1977.

Introduced:

May 16, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 17, 1979

This simple resolution was agreed to on May 17, 1979. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Richard Bolling

Representative for Missouri's 5th congressional district

Democrat

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History

May 16, 1979
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 17, 1979
 
Agreed To

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.

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.

Details

Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

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Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.Res. 242 (Related)
A resolution providing for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 111) to provide for ...

Introduced
Last Action: May 1, 1979

Debate on H.R. 111 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 27, 1979

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