H.Res. 287 (101st): Returning to the Senate the bill S. 686.

Introduced:

Nov 9, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 9, 1989

This simple resolution was agreed to on November 9, 1989. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Benjamin Cardin

Representative for Maryland's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

About the resolution

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History

Nov 9, 1989
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 9, 1989
 
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 287”). 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.

Details

Cosponsors
none
Votes

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

Subject Areas
Related Bills
S. 686 (Related)
Oil Pollution Liability and Compensation Act of 1989

Passed Senate
Last Action: Aug 4, 1989

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