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.
Senator from Virginia
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Res. 118 (97th).
S.Res. 455 (96th) was a simple 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.
This simple 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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