H.Res. 166 (102nd): Waiving certain points of order during consideration of the bill (H.R. 2519) making appropriations for the Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development, and for sundry independent agencies, commissions, corporations, and offices for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1992, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 5, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 6, 1991

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 6, 1991. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Alan Wheat

Representative for Missouri's 5th congressional district

Democrat

History

Jun 5, 1991
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 5, 1991
 
Reported by Committee

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Jun 6, 1991
 
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.

H.Res. 166 (102nd) was a 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.

This simple resolution was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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