H.Res. 764 (110th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 505) to express the policy of the United States regarding the United States relationship with Native Hawaiians and to provide a process for the recognition by the United States of the Native Hawaiian governing entity.

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 22, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Oct 24, 2007

This simple resolution was agreed to on October 24, 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 24, 2007
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Sets forth the rule for consideration of H.R. 505 (Native Hawaiian Government Reorganization Act of 2007). Read more >
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 505 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Oct 24, 2007

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 764” 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 22, 2007
Reported by Committee
Oct 22, 2007
Agreed To
Oct 24, 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 24, 2007 1:11 p.m.
Passed 217/179

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