H.Res. 816 (109th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4200) to improve the ability of the Secretary of Agriculture and the Secretary of the Interior to promptly implement recovery treatments in response to catastrophic events affecting Federal lands under their jurisdiction, including the removal of dead and damaged trees and the implementation of reforestation treatments, to support the recovery of non-Federal lands damaged by catastrophic events, to revitalize Forest Service experimental forests, 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.
May 16, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on May 17, 2006
This simple resolution was agreed to on May 17, 2006. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
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About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 5/17/2006--Passed House without amendment.Sets forth the rule for consideration of H.R. 4200 (Forest Emergency Recovery and Research Act).
Last Action: May 17, 2006
- What is a resolution?
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 816” 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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