H.Res. 528 (106th): Providing for consideration of the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 90) withdrawing the approval of the United States from the Agreement establishing the World Trade Organization.

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


Jun 19, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 21, 2000

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 21, 2000. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Thomas Reynolds

Representative for New York's 27th congressional district



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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

6/19/2000--Introduced.Sets forth the rule (closed) for the consideration of H.J.Res. 90 (withdrawal of U.S. approval of the World Trade Organization Agreement). Read more >


Jun 19, 2000

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Jun 19, 2000
Reported by Committee

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Jun 21, 2000
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.

Jun 21, 2000
Text Published

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

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 528”). 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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The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Jun 21, 2000 10:15 a.m.
Passed 343/61

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Debate on H.J.Res. 90 is governed by these rules.

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Jun 21, 2000

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