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H.Res. 279 (107th): Waiving points of order against the conference report to accompany the bill (H.R. 2620) making appropriations for the Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development and for sundry independent agencies, boards, commissions, corporations, and offices for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2002.


Sponsor and status

Deborah Pryce

Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 15th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 8, 2001
Length: 1 page
Introduced
Nov 7, 2001
107th Congress (2001–2002)
Status

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 8, 2001

This simple resolution was agreed to on November 8, 2001. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

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History

Nov 7, 2001
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Nov 7, 2001
 
Ordered Reported

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Nov 8, 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. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

H.Res. 279 (107th) was a 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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 279. This is the one from the 107th Congress.

This simple resolution was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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