H.Res. 322 (96th): A resolution waiving certain points of order against H.R. 4440, a bill making appropriations for the Department of Transportation and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1980, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 19, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 19, 1979

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 19, 1979. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

John Moakley

Representative for Massachusetts's 9th congressional district

Democrat

History

Jun 19, 1979
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 19, 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.

H.Res. 322 (96th) was a simple 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.

This simple resolution was introduced in the 96th Congress, which met from Jan 15, 1979 to Dec 16, 1980. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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