H.Res. 260 (97th): A resolution amending Rule XI of the Rules of the House of Representatives to eliminate certain exceptions relating to the Committee on Appropriations and the Committee on the Budget, and for other purposes.


Oct 28, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on October 28, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Coyne III

Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

Amends rule XI of the Rules of the House of Representatives to make the provisions of such rule relating to committee expenses and committee staffs applicable to the Committee on ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 28, 1981

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 260”). 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.


4 cosponsors (4R) (show)
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