H.Res. 196 (101st): Providing for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 987) to amend the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act, to designate certain lands in the Tongass National Forest as wilderness, and for other purposes.


Jul 11, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 12, 1989

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 12, 1989. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Barton “Bart” Gordon

Representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
7/11/1989--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.R. 987 (Alaska lands). Read more >
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Debate on H.R. 987 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 28, 1990

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 196” 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.


Jul 11, 1989
Reported by Committee
Jul 11, 1989
Agreed To
Jul 12, 1989
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


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