H.Res. 296 (104th): Providing for consideration of a motion to dispose of the remaining Senate amendment to 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.


Dec 12, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Dec 13, 1995

This simple resolution was agreed to on December 13, 1995. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Porter Goss

Representative for Florida's 14th congressional district



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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

Sets forth the rule for the consideration of a motion to dispose of a certain Senate amendment to H.R. 1868 (foreign operations appropriations). Read more >


Dec 12, 1995

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 12, 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.

Dec 13, 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.

Dec 13, 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. 296”). 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.

Dec 13, 1995 11:11 a.m.
Passed 241/178

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 1868 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Feb 12, 1996

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