H.Res. 248 (108th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2185) to extend the Temporary Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 2002.

This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.


May 21, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 22, 2003

This simple resolution was agreed to on May 22, 2003. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Lincoln Diaz-Balart

Representative for Florida's 21st congressional district



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Last Updated: May 22, 2003
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Summary (CRS)
5/22/2003--Passed House without amendment.(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced in the House on May 21, 2003. The summary of that version is repeated here.)Sets forth the ... Read more >
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Enacted — Signed by the President
May 28, 2003

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 248” 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.


May 21, 2003
Reported by Committee
May 21, 2003
Agreed To
May 22, 2003
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The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

May 22, 2003 4:13 p.m.
Passed 216/201

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