H.Res. 504 (100th): A resolution providing for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 5015) to provide drought assistance to agricultural producers, and for other purposes.


Jul 27, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 27, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Butler Derrick Jr.

Representative for South Carolina's 3rd congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

7/27/1988--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.R. 5015 (drought assistance). Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 27, 1988

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 504”). 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.


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


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

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 5015 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 11, 1988

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