H.Res. 560 (106th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4871) making appropriations for the Treasury Department, the United States Postal Service, the Executive Office of the President, and certain Independent Agencies, for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2001, 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 19, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 20, 2000

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 20, 2000. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


John Linder

Representative for Georgia's 11th congressional district



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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
7/19/2000--Introduced.Sets forth the rule (open) for the consideration of H.R. 4871 (Treasury Department, U.S. Postal Service, Executive Office of the President, and certain independent agencies appropriations). Read more >
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 4871 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 20, 2000

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 560” 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.


Jul 19, 2000
Reported by Committee
Jul 19, 2000
Agreed To
Jul 20, 2000
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The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Jul 20, 2000 2:39 p.m.
Passed 282/141

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