Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Jan 28, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
This resolution was introduced on May 5, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 33rd congressional district
Passed Senate — May 18, 1982
1/28/1982--Introduced.Expresses the disapproval of Congress of the Federal Trade Commission's final rule relating to used motor vehicles submitted to Congress on January 28, 1982. Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
Companion Bill — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Con.Res. 60 (97th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.Con.Res. 256 (97th).
This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 256”). A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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