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Sep 24, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998
This resolution was introduced on September 24, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Washington's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 24, 1998
Length: 4 pages
9/24/1998--Introduced.Sets forth the rule (closed) for the consideration of H.R. 4618 (agriculture disaster and market loss assistance). Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Bill Causing Indirect Action — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 567 (105th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.Res. 551 (105th).
This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 551”). 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 committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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