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.
Oct 16, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
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.
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Last Updated: Oct 17, 2007
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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).
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.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
On Ordering the Previous Question: H RES 746 Providing for consideration of H.R. 3773, Responsible Electronic Surveillance That is Overseen, Reviewed, and Effective Act of 2007 or “RESTORE Act of 2007”.Oct 17, 2007 12:11 p.m.
Passed 221/199Oct 17, 2007 12:18 p.m.
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