H.Res. 59 (96th): A resolution to establish a Select Committee on International Terrorism.

Introduced:

Jan 22, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 22, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Marvin Mathis

Representative for Georgia's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

See Instead:

H.Res. 659 (same title)
Referred to Committee — May 7, 1980

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
1/22/1979--Introduced.Creates a Select Committee on International Terrorism to conduct a study and investigation of the desirability and effectiveness of measures being taken by the United States and foreign countries in ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.Res. 970 (95th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 24, 1978

H.Res. 659 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 7, 1980

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 59” means this is a House 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Jan 22, 1979

Details

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