H.Res. 1515 (110th): Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to strengthen the point of order against the consideration of congressional earmarks, and for other purposes.


Sep 27, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 27, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bill Sali

Representative for Idaho's 1st congressional district



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9/27/2008--Introduced.Amends Rule XXI (Restrictions on Certain Bills) of the Rules of the House of Representatives to require that:(1) a list of congressional earmarks or limited tax or tariff benefits (and ... Read more >

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Sep 27, 2008

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1515”). 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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