H.Res. 746 (110th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3773) to amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to establish a procedure for authorizing certain acquisitions of foreign intelligence, 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:

Oct 16, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Oct 17, 2007

This simple resolution was agreed to on October 17, 2007. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Alcee Hastings
Representative for Florida's 23rd congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 17, 2007
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Sets forth the rule for consideration of H.R. 3773 (Responsible Electronic Surveillance That is Overseen, Reviewed, and Effective Act of 2007, or RESTORE Act of 2007).

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Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 3773 is governed by these rules.

Passed House with Changes
Last Action: Mar 14, 2008

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 746” 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
Oct 16, 2007
Reported by Committee
Oct 16, 2007
Agreed To
Oct 17, 2007
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Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Votes
Oct 17, 2007 12:18 p.m.
Passed 223/196

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