S.Con.Res.44 - A concurrent resolution providing for the appointment of a joint committee on arrangements for commemoration of the Bicentennial.94th Congress (1975-1976)
Concurrent ResolutionHide Overview
|Sponsor:||Sen. Brooke, Edward W. [R-MA] (Introduced 05/22/1975)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary; Rules and Administration | House - Rules|
|Committee Reports:||S.Rept 94-190|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/05/1975 House agreed to Senate amendment. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Con.Res.44 — 94th Congress (1975-1976)All Information (Except Text)
(Senate agreed to House amendments with an amendment)
Senate agreed to House amendment with amendment (07/30/1975)
Establishes a Congressional Joint Committee on Arrangements for the Commemoration of the Bicentennial of the United States of America. Provides for the selection of 12 members and a chairman. States that service of a Senator as a member of the joint committee, or as chairman of the joint committee, shall not be taken into account for purposes of rule XXV of the Standing Rules of the Senate.
Directs the joint committee to coordinate the planning and implementation of the Bicentennial activities and events of the Congress. Authorizes the joint committee to take specified actions, necessary to carry out the provisions of this resolution.
Provides that the expenses of the joint committee shall be paid from the contingent fund of the Senate upon vouchers approved by the chairman of the joint committee.