H.Res. 40 (97th): A resolution for the relief of Robert Jayson, William Jayson and Jennie Jayson.


Jan 23, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 23, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Mattox

Representative for Texas's 5th congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

1/23/1981--Introduced.Refers to the Chief Commissioner of the Court of Claims a bill for the relief of a named individual. Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 23, 1981

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 40”). 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.


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