H.Res. 437 (108th): Waiving points of order against the conference report to accompany the bill (H.R. 1588) to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2004 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe personnel strengths for such fiscal year for the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.


Nov 6, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Nov 7, 2003

This simple resolution was agreed to on November 7, 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 7, 2003
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Summary (CRS)
Waives points of order against the consideration of the conference report on H.R. 1588 (FY 2004 Department of Defense authorization).

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Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 24, 2003

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 437” 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.


Nov 6, 2003
Reported by Committee
Nov 7, 2003
Agreed To
Nov 7, 2003
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


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