Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 29, 2015
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 29, 2015.
This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.
May 15, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 16, 2001
This simple resolution was agreed to on May 16, 2001. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
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Last Updated: May 16, 2001
Length: 2 pages
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jun 7, 2001
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 142” 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
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