Description: TO PASS H. J. RES. 801, AS AMENDED, PROVIDING SUPPLEMENTAL RAILROAD APPROPRIATIONS FOR THE FISCAL YEAR 1976, THE TRANSITION PERIOD ENDING SEPTEMBER 30, 1976, AND THE FISCAL YEARS 1978 AND 1979. FOUR AMENDMENTS TO THE BILL WERE ADOPTED EN BLOC WHICH APPROPRIATED AN ADDITIONAL $110 MILLION FOR THE PURCHASE OF CON-RAIL SECURITIES.
Bill summary: Provides that the Subcommittee on Labor Standards of the Committee on Education and Labor should commence an inquiry with respect to the effects on American employment of the acquisition by Societe Imetal of Copperweld Corporation.
Bill titles: Resolution to express concern over the attempted takeover of the Copperweld Corp. by a foreign corporation.
Original source documents: Digest of the Congressional Record vol. 122-21, p. H1123;
Links for more info on the vote: congress.gov