H.Res. 1041 (110th): Providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 3773) to amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to establish a procedure for authorizing certain acquisitions of foreign intelligence, 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.


Mar 12, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 14, 2008

This simple resolution was agreed to on March 14, 2008. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Michael Arcuri

Representative for New York's 24th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 14, 2008
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

3/14/2008--Passed House without amendment.Sets forth the rule for consideration of H.R. 3773 (Responsible Electronic Surveillance That is Overseen, Reviewed, and Effective Act of 2007 or RESTORE Act of 2007). Read more >


Mar 12, 2008

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Mar 12, 2008
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Mar 14, 2008
Agreed To

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Mar 14, 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. 1041”). 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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Mar 14, 2008 12:05 p.m.
Passed 221/188

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Passed House with Changes
Last Action: Mar 14, 2008

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