S.Res. 532 (96th): A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate to establish an Office of Assistant Secretary for Emergency Energy Preparedness.


Sep 30, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 30, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jacob Javits

Senator from New York


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Summary (CRS)

9/30/1980--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the Senate that the Secretary of Energy should immediately establish an Office of the Assistant Secretary for Emergency Energy Preparedness responsible for planning, coordination, and implementation ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 30, 1980

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This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 532”). 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.


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