H.Res. 258 (109th): 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 purposes.


May 4, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 5, 2005

This simple resolution was agreed to on May 5, 2005. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Tom Cole

Representative for Oklahoma's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 5, 2005
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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 >
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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.


May 4, 2005
Reported by Committee
May 4, 2005
Agreed To
May 5, 2005
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


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