H.Res. 546 (104th): Providing for consideration of certain resolutions in preparation for the adjournment of the second session sine die.


Sep 27, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 28, 1996

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 28, 1996. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Deborah Pryce

Representative for Ohio's 15th congressional district



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Sep 27, 1996

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 27, 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 28, 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 28, 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.


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


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