S.Res. 531 (96th): A Senate resolution to commend Elmer B. Staats, Comptroller General of the United States, on the occasion of the conclusion of his distinguished career of Federal service.

Introduced:

Sep 26, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 26, 1980

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 26, 1980. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Abraham Ribicoff

Senator from Connecticut

Democrat

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
9/26/1980--Introduced.Extends the commendation of the Senate to the Honorable Elmer B. Staats, Fifth Comptroller General of the United States, on the conclusion of his long and distinguished public career. Read more >
Related Bills
H.Res. 805 (identical)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Oct 2, 1980

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 531” 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.

History

Introduced
Sep 26, 1980
Agreed To
Sep 26, 1980

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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