H.Res. 693 (108th): Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules.


Jun 23, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 24, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Pete Sessions

Representative for Texas's 32nd congressional district



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Summary (CRS)

6/23/2004--Introduced.Waives a specified requirement of rule XIII to provide for consideration of H.R. 4614 (FY 2005 energy and water development appropriations). Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 23, 2004

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Jun 24, 2004
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.

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 693”). 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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Related Bills
H.Res. 587 (107th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Oct 16, 2002

H.Res. 468 (109th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 28, 2005

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