H.Res. 891 (109th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4973) to restore the financial solvency of the national flood insurance program, 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.


Jun 26, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 27, 2006

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 27, 2006. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Pete Sessions

Representative for Texas's 32nd congressional district



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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
6/27/2006--Passed House without amendment.Sets forth the rule for consideration of H.R. 4973 (Flood Insurance Reform and Modernization Act of 2006). Read more >
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 4973 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Jun 27, 2006

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 891” 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.


Jun 26, 2006
Reported by Committee
Jun 26, 2006
Agreed To
Jun 27, 2006
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


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