H.Res. 390 (96th): A resolution providing for sending H.R. 111, a bill to enable the United States to maintain American security and interests respecting the Panama Canal, for the duration of the Panama Canal Treaty of 1977, to conference.

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 27, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 30, 1979

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 30, 1979. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Leo Zeferetti

Representative for New York's 15th congressional district

Democrat

History

Jul 27, 1979
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 30, 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. 390 (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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