H.Res. 516 (104th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3719) to amend the Small Business Act and Small Business Investment Act of 1958.

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


Sep 4, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 5, 1996

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 5, 1996. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


John Linder

Representative for Georgia's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 5, 1996
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

9/4/1996--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.R. 3719 (small business). Read more >


Sep 4, 1996

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 4, 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.

Sep 5, 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. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 5, 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. 516”). 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.


There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 3719 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 5, 1996

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