H.Res. 249 (104th): Waiving points of order against the conference report to accompany the bill (H.R. 1868) making appropriations for foreign operations, export financing, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1996, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Oct 30, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Oct 31, 1995

This simple resolution was agreed to on October 31, 1995. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Porter Goss

Representative for Florida's 14th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 31, 1995
Length: 2 pages

History

Oct 30, 1995
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 30, 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.

Oct 31, 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.

Oct 31, 1995
 
Text Published

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

H.Res. 249 (104th) was a 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.

This simple resolution was introduced in the 104th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1995 to Oct 4, 1996. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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