H.Res. 319 (110th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1495) to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, to authorize the Secretary of the Army to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of the United States, 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:

Apr 18, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Apr 19, 2007

This simple resolution was agreed to on April 19, 2007. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Doris Matsui
Representative for California's 5th congressional district
Democrat

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Last Updated: Apr 19, 2007
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
4/19/2007--Passed House without amendment.Sets forth the rule for consideration of H.R. 1495 (Water Resources Development Act of 2007).

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Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 1495 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Veto Overridden
Nov 9, 2007

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 319” 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.

History

Introduced
Apr 18, 2007
Reported by Committee
Apr 18, 2007
Agreed To
Apr 19, 2007
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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