Nov 16, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution) on Nov 28, 1979
This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on November 28, 1979. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law.
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Last Updated: Nov 28, 1979
This is the first step in the legislative process.
The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.
The concurrent resolution was passed by both chambers in identical form. A concurrent resolution is not signed by the president and does not carry the force of law.
Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.
S.Con.Res. 53 (96th) was a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.
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.
This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 96th Congress, which met from Jan 15, 1979 to Dec 16, 1980. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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