H.Res. 429 (108th): Waiving points of order against the conference report to accompany the bill (H.R. 2559) making appropriations for military construction, family housing, and base realignment and closure for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2004, and for other purposes.


Nov 4, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 5, 2003

This simple resolution was agreed to on November 5, 2003. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Sue Myrick

Representative for North Carolina's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 5, 2003
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

Waives points of order against the consideration of the conference report on H.R. 2559 (Military Construction Appropriations Act, 2004). Read more >


Nov 4, 2003

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 4, 2003
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Nov 5, 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. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 5, 2003
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 429”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 22, 2003

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