H.Res. 427 (100th): A resolution waiving certain points of order against the conference report on H.R. 5 and against consideration of such conference report, and providing for the consideration of a bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934.

Introduced:

Apr 18, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on April 18, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jonas “Martin” Frost III

Representative for Texas's 24th congressional district

Democrat

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History

Apr 18, 1988
 
Introduced

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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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Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 5 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 28, 1988

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