Vote — Aug 3, 2015 5:36 p.m.
Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Rejected 53/46
This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.
Nov 9, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This resolution was introduced on November 9, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: Nov 9, 2005
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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 542” 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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