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.

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Sep 12, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

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


Frank Church
Senator from Idaho

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Summary (CRS)
9/12/1980--Introduced.Waives certain requirements of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 with respect to the consideration of S. 333 (terrorism).

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The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 518” means this is a Senate 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 12, 1980
Reported by Committee
Sep 12, 1980


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