H.Res. 246 (97th): A resolution authorizing the withholding of city income taxes from Members and employees of the House of Representatives.


Oct 15, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on October 15, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph Smith

Representative for Pennsylvania's 3rd congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

Authorizes the Clerk and the Sergeant at Arms of the House of Representatives to enter into agreement with any city to withhold city income tax in the case of each ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 15, 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. 246”). 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.

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