H.Res. 941 (110th): Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules.


Jan 28, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 28, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Louise Slaughter

Representative for New York's 28th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 28, 2008
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Summary (CRS)

1/28/2008--Reported to House without amendment.Waives a specified requirement of Rule XIII (Calendars and Committee Reports) to allow consideration on the same day it is presented to the House of any ... Read more >

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Jan 28, 2008

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Jan 28, 2008
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 941”). 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.


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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.Res. 158 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Feb 11, 2009

H.Res. 956 (Related)
Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4137) to amend and extend the Higher ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Feb 7, 2008

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