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.

Jun 19, 2000 (106th Congress, 1999–2000)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)

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

Thomas Reynolds
Representative for New York's 27th congressional district
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Jun 21, 2000
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Debate on H.J.Res. 90 is governed by these rules.

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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.

Introduced Jun 19, 2000
Reported by Committee Jun 19, 2000
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Jun 21, 2000

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


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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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Sets forth the rule (closed) for the consideration of H.J.Res. 90 (withdrawal of U.S. approval of the World Trade Organization Agreement).

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