H.Res. 126 (105th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1273) to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 1998 and 1999 for the National Science Foundation, and for other purposes.

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


Apr 23, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Apr 24, 1997

This simple resolution was agreed to on April 24, 1997. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Lincoln Diaz-Balart

Representative for Florida's 21st congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 24, 1997
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
4/23/1997--Introduced.Sets forth the rule (open) for the consideration of H.R. 1273 (National Science Foundation authorization). Read more >
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 1273 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 29, 1998

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 126” means this is a House 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.


Apr 23, 1997
Reported by Committee
Apr 23, 1997
Agreed To
Apr 24, 1997
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


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