Vote — Oct 9, 2015 1:24 p.m.
Sep 12, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 16, 1991
This simple resolution was agreed to on September 16, 1991. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Representative for Michigan's 12th congressional district
9/12/1991--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.R. 3040 (Federal supplemental unemployment compensation program). 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.
This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 221”). 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.
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