H.Res. 219 (107th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2563) to to amend the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to protect consumers in managed care plans and other health coverage.

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


Aug 2, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Aug 2, 2001

This simple resolution was agreed to on August 2, 2001. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Porter Goss

Representative for Florida's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2001
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

8/2/2001--Passed House without amendment.Sets forth the rule (modified closed) for the consideration of H.R. 2563 (managed care patient protection). Read more >


Aug 2, 2001

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Aug 2, 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.

Aug 2, 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.

Aug 2, 2001
Text Published

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

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 219”). 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.


Committee Assignments

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Aug 2, 2001 2:33 p.m.
Passed 222/205

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 2563 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Aug 2, 2001

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