About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 9/24/1998--Introduced.Sets forth the rule (closed) for the consideration of H.R. 4618 (agriculture disaster and market loss assistance).
- What is a resolution?
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 551” 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.
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no votes related to this resolution.
Links & tools
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Res. 551 — 105th Congress: Providing for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 4618) to provide emergency assistance to American .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hres551
“H.Res. 551 — 105th Congress: Providing for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 4618) to provide emergency assistance to American ....” www.GovTrack.us. 1998. May 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hres551>
|title=H.Res. 551 (105th)
|accessdate=May 24, 2015
|author=105th Congress (1998)
|date=September 24, 1998
|quote=Providing for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 4618) to provide emergency assistance to American ...