H.Res. 596 (110th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3222) making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, 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.
Jul 31, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on August 1, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 8/1/2007--Reported to House without amendment.Sets forth the rule for consideration of H.R. 3222 (Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2008).
- What is a resolution?
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 596” 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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