About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 3/14/2007--Passed House without amendment.Sets forth the rule for consideration of H.R. 985 (Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2007). Read more >
Last Action: Mar 14, 2007
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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 239” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. 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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On Ordering the Previous Question: H RES 239 Providing for the consideration of H.R. 985, Whistleblower Protection Enhancement ActMar 14, 2007 1:42 p.m.
Passed 224/197Mar 14, 2007 1:49 p.m.
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