Passed House — Oct 9, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by recorded vote: 261 - 159 (Roll no. 549).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.
Sep 5, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002
This resolution was introduced on September 5, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 5, 2002
Length: 2 pages
9/5/2002--Introduced.Sets forth the rule (open) for the consideration of H.R. 1862 (greater access to affordable pharmaceuticals). Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 517”). 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.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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