H.Res. 91 (106th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 707) to amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to authorize a program for predisaster mitigation, to streamline the administration of disaster relief, to control the Federal costs of disaster assistance, 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.
Introduced:

Mar 3, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 4, 1999

This simple resolution was agreed to on March 4, 1999. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Porter Goss

Representative for Florida's 14th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 4, 1999
Length: 3 pages

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History

Mar 3, 1999
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 3, 1999
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Mar 4, 1999
 
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. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 4, 1999
 
Text Published

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

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.

Details

Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 707 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 30, 2000

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