H.Res. 296 (98th): A resolution providing for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 2992) to authorize appropriations for the fiscal years 1984 and 1985 for international security and development assistance and for the Peace Corps, and for other purposes.


Aug 3, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on August 3, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Tony Hall
Representative for Ohio's 3rd congressional district

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
8/3/1983--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.R. 2992 (foreign assistance programs).

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Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 2992 is governed by these rules.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 12, 1983

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 296” 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.


Aug 3, 1983


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