H.Res. 696 (108th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3767) to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to deliver a meaningful benefit and lower prescription drug prices under the Medicare Program.

This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.


Introduced:

Jun 24, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Jonas “Martin” Frost III
Representative for Texas's 24th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2004
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
6/24/2004--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3767) to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to deliver a meaningful benefit and lower prescription drug prices ...

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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 4, 2004

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 696” 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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History

Introduced
Jun 24, 2004

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