H.Res. 1516 (110th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 7201) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for energy production and conservation, and for other purposes and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 7202) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 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.

Sep 28, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 28, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael Arcuri

Representative for New York's 24th congressional district



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Sep 28, 2008

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Sep 28, 2008
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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.

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