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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Nov 15, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 16, 1989
This simple resolution was agreed to on November 16, 1989. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Representative for Massachusetts's 9th congressional district
Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.R. 3660 (Government ethics). Read more >
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
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 by voice vote 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. 290”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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