H.Res. 600 (97th): A resolution urging the Secretary of Defense to develop policies to make maximum use of United States agricultural products at United States military installations overseas.


Sep 22, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 22, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Nelligan

Representative for Pennsylvania's 11th congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

9/22/1982--Introduced.Directs the Secretary of Defense to: (1) provide for the maximum feasible use of U.S. agricultural products at military installations overseas; and (2) devise new ways to use surplus agricultural ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 22, 1982

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. 600”). 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.


6 cosponsors (4R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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