H.Res. 216 (100th): A resolution waiving certain points of order against consideration of the bill (H.R. 2783) making appropriations for the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and for sundry independent agencies, boards, commissions, corporations, and offices for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1988, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 29, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 29, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Moakley

Representative for Massachusetts's 9th congressional district

Democrat

History

Jun 29, 1987
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

H.Res. 216 (100th) 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 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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