H.Res. 678 (96th): A resolution providing for the consideration of the bill H.R. 7262 to amend and extend certain Federal laws relating to housing, community and neighborhood development and preservation and related programs, and for other purposes.


May 22, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 13, 1980

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 13, 1980. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


John Moakley

Representative for Massachusetts's 9th congressional district


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May 22, 1980

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Jun 13, 1980
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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Passed House
Last Action: Aug 22, 1980

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