H.Res. 420 (107th): Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules.


May 14, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 15, 2002

This simple resolution was agreed to on May 15, 2002. 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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Last Updated: May 15, 2002
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Summary (CRS)

5/15/2002--Passed House without amendment.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 ... Read more >


May 14, 2002

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 15, 2002
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.

May 15, 2002
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.

May 15, 2002
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. 420”). 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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May 15, 2002 8:20 p.m.
Passed 219/200

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Related Bills
H.Res. 550 (106th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 13, 2000

H.Res. 340 (108th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 25, 2003

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