H.Res. 278 (105th): Waiving points of order against the conference report to accompany the bill (H.R. 1119) to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1998 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe personnel strengths for such fiscal year for the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
Oct 23, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Oct 28, 1997
This simple resolution was agreed to on October 28, 1997. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
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About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- Waives points of order against the consideration of the conference report on H.R. 1119 (national defense authorization).
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 18, 1997
- What is a resolution?
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 278” 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.
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