H.Res. 285 (102nd): Waiving all points of order against the conference report on the bill (H.R. 2038) to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1992 for intelligence activities of the United States Government, the Intelligence Community Staff, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for other purposes, and against the consideration of such conference report.

Overview

Introduced:

Nov 19, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 20, 1991

This simple resolution was agreed to on November 20, 1991. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Anthony Beilenson

Representative for California's 23rd congressional district

Democrat

History

Nov 19, 1991
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 19, 1991
 
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.

Nov 20, 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. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

H.Res. 285 (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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