H.Res. 1107 (110th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5715) to ensure continued availability of access to the Federal student loan program for students and families.

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


Apr 15, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Apr 16, 2008

This simple resolution was agreed to on April 16, 2008. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Kathy Castor

Representative for Florida's 11th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 16, 2008
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

4/16/2008--Passed House without amendment.Sets forth the rule for consideration of H.R. 5715 (Ensuring Continued Access to Student Loans Act of 2008). Read more >


Apr 15, 2008

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 15, 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.

Apr 16, 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.

Apr 16, 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. 1107”). 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.

Apr 16, 2008 12:40 p.m.
Passed 223/192

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 5715 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
May 7, 2008

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