Vote — Jul 28, 2015 2:09 p.m.
Jun 21, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This resolution was introduced on June 21, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Maryland's 8th congressional district
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 240” 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
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