H.Res. 496 (104th): Waiving points of order against the conference report to accompany the bill (H.R. 3603) making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 31, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 31, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Porter Goss

Representative for Florida's 14th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 31, 1996
Length: 4 pages

History

Jul 31, 1996
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 31, 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.

H.Res. 496 (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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