H.Res. 302 (103rd): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1025) to provide for a waiting period before the purchase of a handgun, and for the establishment of a national instant criminal background check system to be contacted by firearms dealers before the transfer of any firearm.
This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.
Nov 9, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Nov 10, 1993
This simple resolution was agreed to on November 10, 1993. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Butler Derrick Jr.
Representative for South Carolina's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 10, 1993
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About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.R. 1025 (Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act).
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 30, 1993
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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 302” 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.
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