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Jul 25, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Aug 2, 1979
This simple resolution was agreed to on August 2, 1979. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Senator from Maine
7/25/1979--Introduced.Increases from $80,500 to $160,000 the limitation on expenditures by the Senate Committee on the Budget for the procurement of consultants. Authorizes expenditures by such committee for the training of ... Read more >
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This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 204”). 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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