H.Res. 75 (106th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 409) to improve the effectiveness and performance of Federal financial assistance programs, simplify Federal financial assistance application and reporting requirements, and improve the delivery of services to the public.

Introduced:
Feb 23, 1999 (106th Congress, 1999–2000)
Status:
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.

Sponsor
Pete Sessions
Representative for Texas's 5th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Feb 24, 1999
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 409 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Feb 24, 1999

 
Status

This simple resolution was agreed to on February 24, 1999. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Progress
Introduced Feb 23, 1999
Reported by Committee Feb 23, 1999
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Feb 24, 1999
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
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House Rules

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Notes

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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2/23/1999--Introduced.
Sets forth the rule (open) for the consideration of H.R. 409 (Federal financial assistance management revisions).

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