H.Res. 290 (101st): Providing for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 3660) to amend the Rules of the House of Representatives and the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to provide for government-wide ethics, reform, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

Nov 15, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:
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.

Sponsor:

John Moakley
Representative for Massachusetts's 9th congressional district
Democrat

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.R. 3660 (Government ethics).

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Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 3660 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 30, 1989

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 290” 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.

History

Introduced
Nov 15, 1989
Reported by Committee
Nov 15, 1989
Agreed To
Nov 16, 1989
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments

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Votes

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