H.Res. 261 (106th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2605) making appropriations for energy and water development for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, 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.
Jul 26, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Jul 27, 1999
This simple resolution was agreed to on July 27, 1999. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
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About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 7/26/1999--Introduced.Sets forth the rule (open) for the consideration of H.R. 2605 (energy and water development appropriations).
Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 29, 1999
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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 261” 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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