H.Res. 1212 (110th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 6049) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for energy production and conservation, to extend certain expiring provisions, to provide individual income tax relief, 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.
Introduced:

May 20, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 21, 2008

This simple resolution was agreed to on May 21, 2008. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Michael Arcuri

Representative for New York's 24th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 21, 2008
Length: 2 pages

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History

May 20, 2008
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 20, 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.

May 21, 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.

May 21, 2008
 
Text Published

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

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.

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

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

Votes
May 21, 2008 1:31 p.m.
Passed 223/194

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 6049 is governed by these rules.

Passed Senate with Changes
Last Action: Sep 23, 2008

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