H.Res. 720 (96th): A resolution waiving certain points of order against H. R. 7592, making appropriations for military construction for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 1981, and for other purposes.
Jun 19, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Jun 27, 1980
This simple resolution was agreed to on June 27, 1980. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Jonas “Martin” Frost III
Representative for Texas's 24th congressional district
About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 6/19/1980--Introduced.Waives certain points of order against the bill H.R. 7592 (Department of Defense military construction funding).
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 13, 1980
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