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.

Introduced:
Apr 23, 1997 (105th Congress, 1997–1998)
Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)

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

Sponsor
Lincoln Diaz-Balart
Representative for Florida's 21st congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Apr 24, 1997
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 1273 is governed by these rules.

Signed by the President
Jul 29, 1998

 
Status

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

Progress
Introduced Apr 23, 1997
Reported by Committee Apr 23, 1997
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Apr 24, 1997
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
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Committees

House Rules

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Notes

H.Res. stands for House simple resolution.

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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4/23/1997--Introduced.
Sets forth the rule (open) for the consideration of H.R. 1273 (National Science Foundation authorization).

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