H.Res. 427 (101st): Waiving certain points of order against the conference report on the bill (S. 933) to establish a clear and comprehensive prohibition of discrimination on the basis of disability, and against its consideration.


Jun 27, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 12, 1990

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 12, 1990. 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)

6/27/1990--Introduced.Waives points of order against the conference report on S. 933 (prohibiting discrimination based on disability) and against its consideration. Read more >


Jun 27, 1990

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Jun 27, 1990
Reported by Committee

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Jul 12, 1990
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.

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 427”). 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.

Jul 12, 1990 5:47 p.m.
Passed 355/58

Related Bills
S. 933 (Related)
Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 26, 1990

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