H.Res. 209 (106th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1501) to provide grants to ensure increased accountability for juvenile offenders, and for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2122) to require background checks at gun shows, 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.
Jun 16, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Jun 16, 1999
This simple resolution was agreed to on June 16, 1999. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
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Last Updated: Jun 16, 1999
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About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 6/16/1999--Introduced.Sets forth the rule (modified closed) for the consideration of H.R. 1501 ( consequences for juvenile offenders) and H.R. 2122 (mandatory background checks at gun shows).Requires the Clerk of the ...
- What is a resolution?
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 209” 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.
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