H.Res. 503 (104th): Waiving points of order against the conference report to accompany 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, to amend the Portal-to-Portal Act of 1947 relating to the payment of wages to employees who use employer owned vehicles, and to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to increase the minimum wage rate and to prevent job loss by providing flexibility to employers in complying with minimum wage and overtime requirements under that Act.


Aug 1, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Aug 2, 1996

This simple resolution was agreed to on August 2, 1996. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Gerald Solomon

Representative for New York's 22nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 2, 1996
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Summary (CRS)

8/1/1996--Introduced.Waives points of order against the consideration of the conference report on H.R. 3448 (small business income tax revisions and minimum wage increase). Read more >


Aug 1, 1996

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Aug 1, 1996
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Aug 2, 1996
Agreed To

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Aug 2, 1996
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. 503”). 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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Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 20, 1996

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