H.Res. 511 (96th): A resolution waiving certain points of order against the conference report on H.R. 2440, a bill to repeal the prohibition against the expenditure of certain discretionary funds under the Airport and Airway Development Act of 1970.


Dec 19, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Dec 20, 1979

This simple resolution was agreed to on December 20, 1979. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Richard Bolling

Representative for Missouri's 5th congressional district


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Dec 19, 1979

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Dec 20, 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.


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Debate on H.R. 2440 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Feb 18, 1980

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