H.Res. 281 (108th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 8) to make the repeal of the estate tax permanent.
This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.
Jun 17, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Jun 18, 2003
This simple resolution was agreed to on June 18, 2003. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
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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 ...
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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