S.Con.Res. 119 (96th): An original concurrent resolution revising the Congressional Budget for the United States Government for the fiscal years 1981, 1982, and 1983.

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Aug 27, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on August 27, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ernest “Fritz” Hollings

Senator from South Carolina


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

(Measure indefinitely postponed in Senate, H. Con. Res. 448 passed in lieu) Sets forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal years 1981, 1982, and 1983.Recommends the ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 27, 1980

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Aug 27, 1980
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This is a Senate concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 119”). A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.


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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 448 (Related)
A concurrent resolution revising the Congressional budget for the United States Government for the ...

Passed Senate with Changes
Last Action: Nov 19, 1980

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