H.Res. 223 (100th): A resolution waiving certain points of order against consideration of the bill (H.R. 2907) making appropriations for the Treasury Department, the United States Postal Service, the Executive Office of the President, and certain Independent Agencies, for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1988, and for other purposes.


Jul 13, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 13, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Barton “Bart” Gordon
Representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
7/13/1987--Introduced.Waives points of order against the consideration of H.R. 2907 (Department of the Treasury, United States Postal Service, Executive Office of the President, and certain independent agencies appropriations).

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Passed Senate with Changes
Last Action: Sep 25, 1987

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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 223” means this is a House 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.

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Jul 13, 1987


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