H.Res. 224 (97th): A resolution providing for the consideration of the bill (H. R. 3210) to amend the Surface Transportation Assistance Act of 1978, to establish obligation limitations for fiscal year 1982, and related purposes.


Sep 17, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 17, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


David Bonior

Representative for Michigan's 12th congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

9/17/1981--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.R. 3210 (Surface Transportation Assistance Act amendments). Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 17, 1981

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 224”). 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.


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 3210 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 29, 1981

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