H.Res. 605 (107th): Waiving points of order against the conference report to accompany the bill (S. 1214) to amend the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, to establish a program to ensure greater security for United States seaports, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Nov 13, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 14, 2002

This simple resolution was agreed to on November 14, 2002. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Lincoln Diaz-Balart

Representative for Florida's 21st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 14, 2002
Length: 1 pages

History

Nov 13, 2002
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 13, 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.

Nov 14, 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. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 14, 2002
 
Text Published

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

H.Res. 605 (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.

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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