H.Res. 159 (102nd): Waiving certain points of order during consideration of the bill (H.R. 2426) making appropriations for military construction for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1992, and for other purposes.

May 23, 1991 (102nd Congress, 1991–1992)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Tony Hall
Representative for Ohio's 3rd congressional district
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Debate on H.R. 2426 is governed by these rules.

Signed by the President
Oct 25, 1991


This simple resolution was agreed to on May 30, 1991. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Introduced May 23, 1991
Reported by Committee May 23, 1991
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) May 30, 1991

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May 30, 1991 10:34 a.m.
Passed 390/4


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H.Res. stands for House simple resolution.

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Waives points of order against the consideration of H.R. 2426 (armed forces funding).

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