H.Res. 287 (104th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1350) to amend the Merchant Marine Act, 1936 to revitalize the United States-flag merchant marine, 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.
Nov 30, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Dec 6, 1995
This simple resolution was agreed to on December 6, 1995. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
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About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.R. 1350 (U.S. merchant marine).
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 8, 1996
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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.
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