S.Res. 455 (96th): A resolution commending the Cultural Laureate Program.


Jun 9, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 9, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Harry Byrd Jr.

Senator from Virginia


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

6/9/1980--Introduced.Expresses the commendation of the Senate to the cultural laureate program. Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 9, 1980

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 455”). 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.


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


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

Subject Areas
Related Bills
S.Res. 118 (97th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 23, 1981

H.Res. 827 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 9, 1980

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