H.Res. 474 (99th): A resolution providing for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 4613) to reauthorize appropriations to carry out the Commodity Exchange Act, and to make technical improvements to that Act.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 11, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 11, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jonas “Martin” Frost III

Representative for Texas's 24th congressional district

Democrat

History

Jun 11, 1986
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

H.Res. 474 (99th) 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.

This simple resolution was introduced in the 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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