H.Res. 151 (106th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1569) to prohibit the use of funds appropriated to the Department of Defense from being used for the deployment of ground elements of the United States Armed Forces in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia unless that deployment is specifically authorized by law; for consideration of the concurrent resolution (H. Con. Res. 82) directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove United States Armed Forces from their positions in connection with the present operations against the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia; for consideration of the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 44) declaring a state of war between the United States and the Government of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia; and for consideration of the concurrent resolution (S. Con. Res. 21) authorizing the President of the United States to conduct military air operations and missile strikes against the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro).

This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.


Introduced:

Apr 27, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Apr 28, 1999

This simple resolution was agreed to on April 28, 1999. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

David Dreier

Representative for California's 28th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 28, 1999
Length: 3 pages

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History

Apr 27, 1999
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 27, 1999
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Apr 28, 1999
 
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

Apr 28, 1999
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

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.

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Votes
Apr 28, 1999 12:20 p.m.
Passed 213/210

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on S.Con.Res. 21 is governed by these rules.

Passed Senate, Failed House
Apr 28, 1999

Debate on H.R. 1569 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Apr 28, 1999

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