H.Res. 287 (103rd): Providing for consideration of the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 283) making further continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 1994, 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.


Oct 27, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Oct 28, 1993

This simple resolution was agreed to on October 28, 1993. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


John Moakley
Representative for Massachusetts's 9th congressional district


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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.J. Res. 283 (continuing appropriations for FY 1994).

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Related Bills
Debate on H.J.Res. 283 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 29, 1993

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 287” means this is a House 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.


Oct 27, 1993
Reported by Committee
Oct 27, 1993
Agreed To
Oct 28, 1993
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Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Oct 28, 1993 12:19 p.m.
Passed 252/170

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