H.Res. 220 (103rd): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2667) making emergency supplemental appropriations for relief from the major, widespread flooding in the Midwest for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1993, and for other purposes.

This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.


Jul 21, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994


Failed House on Jul 22, 1993

This resolution failed in the House on July 22, 1993.


Alan Wheat

Representative for Missouri's 5th congressional district



Read Text »
Last Updated: Jul 21, 1993
Length: 4 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

7/21/1993--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.R. 2667 (emergency supplemental appropriations for relief from the flooding in the Midwest). Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 21, 1993

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 21, 1993
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.

Jul 22, 1993
Failed House

A vote on the resolution failed in the House. The resolution is now dead.

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 220”). 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 22, 1993 12:42 p.m.
Failed 205/216

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 2667 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 12, 1993

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: