H.Res. 542 (109th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4241) to provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 201(a) of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2006.

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

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on November 9, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Adam Putnam

Representative for Florida's 12th congressional district



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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4241) to provide for reconciliation under the concurrent resolution on the budget for FY2006. Read more >
Related Bills
H.R. 4241 (Related)
Deficit Reduction Act of 2005

Passed House
Last Action: Nov 18, 2005

H.Res. 558 (Caused-Action)
Providing for consideration of the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 72) making further continuing appropriations ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Nov 17, 2005

What is a resolution?

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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 9, 2005
Reported by Committee
Nov 9, 2005


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