S.Res. 561 (96th): A resolution to commend Richard A. Wegman, Chief Counsel and Staff Director to Senate Committee on Governmental Affairs.


Dec 8, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Dec 8, 1980

This simple resolution was agreed to on December 8, 1980. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Abraham Ribicoff

Senator from Connecticut


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Extends the commendations of the Senate to Richard A. Wegman, Chief Counsel and Staff Director to the Committee on Governmental Affairs, 1975-1980, for his loyal and faithful service. Read more >
What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 561” 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.


Dec 8, 1980
Agreed To
Dec 8, 1980



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