S.Res. 518 (96th): An original resolution waiving section 402 (a) of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 with respect to the consideration of S. 333.

An "original bill" is one which is drafted and approved by a committee before it is formally introduced in the House or Senate.

Overview

Introduced:

Sep 12, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 12, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Frank Church

Senator from Idaho

Democrat

History

Sep 12, 1980
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 12, 1980
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

S.Res. 518 (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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