H.Res. 501 (105th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4194) making appropriations for the Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development, and for sundry independent agencies, boards, commissions, corporations, and offices for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1999, 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.
Jul 15, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Jul 16, 1998
This simple resolution was agreed to on July 16, 1998. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
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Last Updated: Jul 16, 1998
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About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 7/16/1998--Passed House amended.Sets forth the rule (open) for the consideration of H.R. 4194 (Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development and independent agencies appropriations).
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 21, 1998
- What is a resolution?
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 501” 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.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
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