Sponsor and status
98th Congress (1983–1984)
This resolution was introduced on January 25, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Representative for Kentucky's 7th congressional district
Jan 25, 1984
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.Res. 400 (98th) was a 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 400. This is the one from the 98th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2020). H.Res. 400 — 98th Congress: A resolution providing amounts from the contingent fund of the House for expenses of investigations ... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hres400
“H.Res. 400 — 98th Congress: A resolution providing amounts from the contingent fund of the House for expenses of investigations ...” www.GovTrack.us. 1984. August 13, 2020 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hres400>
A resolution providing amounts from the contingent fund of the House for expenses of investigations and studies by the Committee on Education and Labor in the second session of the Ninety-eighth Congress, H.R. Res. 400, 98th Cong. (1984).
|title=H.Res. 400 (98th)
|accessdate=August 13, 2020
|author=98th Congress (1984)
|date=January 25, 1984
|quote=A resolution providing amounts from the contingent fund of the House for expenses of investigations ...
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.