H.Res. 351 (97th): A resolution to amend the Rules of the House of Representatives to limit the number of bills and resolutions which any Member may introduce in a Congress.


Feb 8, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 8, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Wayne Grisham
Representative for California's 33rd congressional district

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
2/8/1982--Introduced.Amends rule XXII of the Rules of the House of Representatives to prohibit a Member of the House from introducing more than 20 bills and resolutions during any Congress.

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What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 351” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 8, 1982


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