About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 5/5/2005--Passed House without amendment.Waives points of order against the consideration of the conference report on H.R. 1268 (making emergency supplemental appropriations for FY 2005).Authorizes the Chairman of the Committee on ... Read more >
- What is a resolution?
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 258” 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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The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
On Ordering the Previous Question: H RES 258 Waiving points of order against the conference report to accompany the bill (H.R. 1268) making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Defense, the Global War on Terror, and Tsunami Relief, for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2005, and for other purposesMay 5, 2005 11:57 a.m.
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