H.Res. 290 (107th): Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules.


Nov 16, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on November 16, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas Reynolds
Representative for New York's 27th congressional district


Read Text »
Last Updated: Nov 16, 2001
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Waives the requirement under rule XIII of the House of Representatives of a two-thirds vote to consider a Committee on Rules report on the same day it is presented to ...

Read more >

Related Bills
H.Res. 488 (106th) was a previous version of this bill.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
May 4, 2000

H.Res. 807 (108th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 30, 2004

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 290” 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 resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 16, 2001
Reported by Committee
Nov 16, 2001


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Find Similar Bills

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: