H.Res. 207 (104th): Providing for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 1555) to promote competition and reduce regulation in order to secure lower prices and higher quality services for American telecommunications consumers and encourage the rapid deployment of new telecommunications technologies.


Aug 1, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Aug 3, 1995

This simple resolution was agreed to on August 3, 1995. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


John Linder

Representative for Georgia's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 3, 1995
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

8/1/1995--Introduced.Sets forth the modified closed rule for the consideration of H.R. 1555 and S. 652 (telecommunications competition and technologies). Read more >


Aug 1, 1995

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Aug 1, 1995
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.

Aug 3, 1995
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.

Aug 3, 1995
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. 207”). 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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Aug 3, 1995 12:05 a.m.
Passed 255/156

Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 1555 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Aug 4, 1995

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