H.Res. 1001 (110th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5351) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives for the production of renewable energy and energy conservation.

This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.


Feb 26, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Feb 27, 2008

This simple resolution was agreed to on February 27, 2008. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Doris Matsui

Representative for California's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 27, 2008
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

2/27/2008--Passed House without amendment.Sets forth the rule for consideration of H.R. 5351 (Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2008). Read more >


Feb 26, 2008

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 26, 2008
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Feb 27, 2008
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

Feb 27, 2008
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1001”). 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.


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Feb 27, 2008 12:52 p.m.
Passed 220/188

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 5351 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Feb 27, 2008

H.Res. 983 (Action-Caused-By)
Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of ...

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2008

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