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.

Introduced:

May 4, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:

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.

Sponsor:

Tom Cole

Representative for Oklahoma's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 5, 2005
Length: 1 pages

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History

May 4, 2005
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 4, 2005
 
Reported by Committee

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May 5, 2005
 
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

May 5, 2005
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

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.

Details

Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments

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Votes

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 1268 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
May 11, 2005

H.R. 748 (Related)
Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act

Passed House
Last Action: Apr 27, 2005

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