H.Res. 557 (98th): A resolution waiving certain points of order against consideration of the bill (H.R. 5973) making appropriations for the Department of the Interior and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1985, and for other purposes.
Jul 26, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on July 26, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Louisiana's 8th congressional district
About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 7/26/1984--Introduced.Waives points of order against the consideration of H.R. 5973 (Department of the Interior and related agencies funding).
Last Action: Aug 2, 1984
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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 557” 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.
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