H.Res. 396 (109th): Waiving points of order against the conference report to accompany the bill (H.R. 2985) making appropriations for the Legislative Branch for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2006, and for other purposes.

Introduced:
Jul 27, 2005 (109th Congress, 2005–2006)
Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sponsor
Lincoln Diaz-Balart
Representative for Florida's 21st congressional district
Party
Republican
Text
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Last Updated
Jul 29, 2005
Length
1 pages
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 2985 is governed by these rules.

Signed by the President
Aug 02, 2005

 
Status

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 28, 2005. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Progress
Introduced Jul 27, 2005
Reported by Committee Jul 27, 2005
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Jul 28, 2005
 
Summary

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Votes
Jul 28, 2005 1:26 p.m.
Passed 375/27

Cosponsors
none
Committees

House Rules

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

 
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Notes

H.Res. stands for House simple resolution.

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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7/28/2005--Passed House without amendment.
Waives points of order against the consideration of the conference report on H.R. 2985 (Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2006).

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