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- 6/18/2003--Passed House without amendment.(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced on June 17, 2003. The summary of that version is repeated here.)Sets forth the rule for the ... Read more >
Last Action: Jun 18, 2003
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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 281” 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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On Ordering the Previous Question: H RES 281 Providing for consideration of H.R. 8 to make the repeal of the estate tax permanent.Jun 18, 2003 12:01 p.m.
Passed 227/200Jun 18, 2003 12:08 p.m.
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