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A bill to require a two-thirds vote of each House of Congress (except in a state of emergency) to pass a joint resolution to continue appropriations for departments, agencies, and other entities of the Federal Government pending the passage of appropriation Acts for such departments, agencies, and other entities.


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11/23/1981Introduced in House

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11/23/1981Referred to House Committee on Rules.
Action By: House of Representatives
11/23/1981Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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House Rules11/23/1981 Referred to

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Introduced in House (11/23/1981)

Requires a two-thirds vote in each House of Congress to pass a joint resolution to continue appropriations for Federal departments, agencies, and other entities pending the passage of appropriation Acts for such entities. Exempts the Congress from such requirement when the President declares a state of emergency in the operation of the Federal Government.