H.Res. 787 (96th): A resolution providing for the consideration of the bill H.R. 7112 to authorize an extension and amendment of the revenue sharing program to provide general purpose fiscal assistance to local governments, and for other purposes.


Sep 17, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 24, 1980

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 24, 1980. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Leo Zeferetti

Representative for New York's 15th congressional district


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Sep 17, 1980

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 24, 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.

This page is about a 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.

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