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). Read more >


Oct 27, 1993

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 27, 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.

Oct 28, 1993
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.

Oct 28, 1993
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 287”). 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.

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

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

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 29, 1993

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