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 (Referred to Committee)
James Coyne III
Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district

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

Introduced Oct 28, 1981
Referred to Committee Oct 28, 1981

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4 cosponsors (4R) (show)

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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 Appropriations and the Committee on the Budget. Makes the provision of the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946 relating to the authority of congressional Appropriation Committees to appoint staff inapplicable to the House Committee on Appropriations.

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