H.Res. 179 (106th): Providing for the consideration of the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 4) to declare it to be the policy of the United States to deploy a national missile defense.

Introduced:
May 19, 1999 (106th Congress, 1999–2000)
Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sponsor
Thomas Reynolds
Representative for New York's 27th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
May 20, 1999
Length
1 pages
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 4 is governed by these rules.

Signed by the President
Jul 22, 1999

 
Status

This simple resolution was agreed to on May 20, 1999. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Progress
Introduced May 19, 1999
Reported by Committee May 19, 1999
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) May 20, 1999
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
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H.Res. stands for House simple resolution.

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.

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5/19/1999--Introduced.
Sets forth the rule for consideration of the Senate amendment to H.R. 4 (national missile defense).

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