H.Res. 541 (105th): Providing for consideration of the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 128) making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 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.


Sep 16, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Sep 17, 1998

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 17, 1998. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


David Dreier
Representative for California's 28th congressional district


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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
9/16/1998--Introduced.Sets forth the rule (closed) for the consideration of H.J. Res. 128 (continuing appropriations).

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Related Bills
Debate on H.J.Res. 128 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 25, 1998

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 541” 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.


Sep 16, 1998
Reported by Committee
Sep 16, 1998
Agreed To
Sep 17, 1998
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


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