H.Res. 143 (108th): Providing for consideration of the bill (S. 121) to enhance the operation of the AMBER Alert communications network in order to facilitate the recovery of abducted children, to provide for enhanced notification on highways of alerts and information on such children, and for other purposes.
This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.
Mar 13, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on March 13, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jonas “Martin” Frost III
Representative for Texas's 24th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 13, 2003
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About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 3/13/2003--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for consideration of S. 121 (revising the AMBER alert communications network in order to facilitate the recovery of abducted children).
- What is a resolution?
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 143” 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.
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