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Jul 22, 1980
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Sep 10, 1980
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.
This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 745”). 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.
70 cosponsors (68R, 2D)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.Res. 745 — 96th Congress: A resolution of inquiry in the matter of Billy Carter.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hres745
“H.Res. 745 — 96th Congress: A resolution of inquiry in the matter of Billy Carter..” www.GovTrack.us. 1980. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hres745>
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|quote=A resolution of inquiry in the matter of Billy Carter.