H.Res. 817 (109th): Providing for further consideration of the concurrent resolution (H. Con. Res. 376) establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2007 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2008 through 2011.


May 17, 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.


Adam Putnam

Representative for Florida's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 17, 2006
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5/17/2006--Passed House without amendment.Sets forth the rule for further consideration of H.Con.Res. 376 (establishing the congressional budget for the federal government for FY2007 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for ... Read more >


May 17, 2006

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May 17, 2006
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May 17, 2006
Agreed To

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May 17, 2006
Text Published

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 817”). 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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May 17, 2006 8:37 p.m.
Passed 226/193

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Passed House
Last Action: May 18, 2006

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