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H.Res. 299 (108th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1) to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a voluntary program for prescription drug coverage under the Medicare Program, to modernize the Medicare Program, and for other purposes and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2596) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a deduction to individuals for amounts contributed to health savings security accounts and health savings accounts, to provide for the disposition of unused health benefits in cafeteria plans and flexible spending arrangements, and for other purposes.

Deborah Pryce

Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 15th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 25, 2003
Length: 10 pages
Introduced:

Jun 25, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 26, 2003

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 26, 2003. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

History

Jun 25, 2003
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jun 25, 2003
 
Text Published

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Jun 26, 2003
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 26, 2003
 
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.

H.Res. 299 (108th) 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 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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