H.Res. 813 (110th): Providing for consideration of the conference report to accompany the bill (H.R. 1429) to reauthorize the Head Start Act, to improve program quality, to expand access, 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.


Nov 9, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Nov 14, 2007

This simple resolution was agreed to on November 14, 2007. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Kathy Castor
Representative for Florida's 11th congressional district


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Last Updated: Nov 14, 2007
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Waives points of order against consideration of the conference report on H.R. 1429 (Head Start for School Readiness Act).

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Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 1429 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 12, 2007

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 813” 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.


Nov 9, 2007
Reported by Committee
Nov 9, 2007
Agreed To
Nov 14, 2007
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


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