H.Res. 440 (104th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3448) to provide tax relief for small businesses, to protect jobs, to create opportunities, to increase the take home pay of workers, and for other purposes, and for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1227) to amend the Portal-to-Portal Act of 1947 relating to the payment of wages to employees who use employer owned vehicles.
This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.
May 21, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on May 22, 1996
This simple resolution was agreed to on May 22, 1996. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
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About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 5/21/1996--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.R. 3448 (income tax revisions) and H.R. 1227 (payment of wages to employees who use employer owned vehicles).
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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 440” 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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