H.Res. 488 (104th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2391) to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide compensatory time for all employees.

This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.
Introduced:

Jul 24, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 26, 1996

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 26, 1996. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Enid Greene Waldholtz

Representative for Utah's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

Read Text »
Last Updated: Jul 26, 1996
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Read CRS Summary >

History

Jul 24, 1996
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 24, 1996
 
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.

Jul 26, 1996
 
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.

Jul 26, 1996
 
Text Published

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

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.

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Votes
Jul 26, 1996 11:13 a.m.
Passed 228/175

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 2391 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 30, 1996

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

Congress.gov

Congress.gov is updated generally one day after events occur. Legislative activity since the last update may not be reflected on GovTrack. Data via congress project.

Citation

Click a format for a citation suggestion: