H.Res. 104 (107th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 6) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce the marriage penalty by providing for adjustments to the standard deduction, 15-percent rate bracket, and earned income credit and to allow the nonrefundable personal credits against regular and minimum tax liability.

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

Mar 28, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 29, 2001

This simple resolution was agreed to on March 29, 2001. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Deborah Pryce

Representative for Ohio's 15th congressional district



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Mar 28, 2001

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 28, 2001
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 29, 2001
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.

Mar 29, 2001
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.


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Mar 29, 2001 10:59 a.m.
Passed 249/171

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Last Action: Mar 29, 2001

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