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This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.
Dec 11, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Dec 12, 2007
This simple resolution was agreed to on December 12, 2007. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Representative for Florida's 11th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 12, 2007
Length: 2 pages
Waives points of order against consideration of the conference report on H.R. 1585 (National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008). Read more >
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The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).
This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 860”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
Vetoed (No Override Attempt)
Last Action: Dec 28, 2007
Passed Senate with Changes
Last Action: Oct 16, 2007
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