H.Res. 334 (109th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2985) making appropriations for the Legislative Branch for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2006, and for other purposes.

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

Jun 21, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 22, 2005

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 22, 2005. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Lincoln Diaz-Balart

Representative for Florida's 21st congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 5, 2006
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Jun 21, 2005

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 21, 2005
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.

Jun 22, 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.

Apr 5, 2006
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.


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The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Jun 22, 2005 4:01 p.m.
Passed 220/192

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Debate on H.R. 2985 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 2, 2005

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