H.Res. 1533 (110th): Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of Rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules.


Dec 9, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Dec 10, 2008

This simple resolution was agreed to on December 10, 2008. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Louise Slaughter

Representative for New York's 28th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 10, 2008
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

Waives a specified requirement of Rule XIII (Calendar and Committee Reports) to allow consideration or disposition of a measure (relating to financial assistance to eligible automobile manufacturers) on the same ... Read more >


Dec 9, 2008

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Dec 9, 2008
Reported by Committee

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Dec 10, 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.

Dec 10, 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. 1533”). 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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The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Dec 10, 2008 3:57 p.m.
Passed 226/169

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