H.Res. 1109 (111th): Providing for consideration of the Senate amendments to the bill (H.R. 3961) to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reform the Medicare SGR payment system for physicians and to reinstitute and update the Pay-As-You-Go requirement of budget neutrality on new tax and mandatory spending legislation, enforced by the threat of annual, automatic sequestration.

This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.
Introduced:

Feb 25, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Feb 25, 2010

This simple resolution was agreed to on February 25, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Ed Perlmutter

Representative for Colorado's 7th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 25, 2010
Length: 4 pages

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History

Feb 25, 2010
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 25, 2010
 
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.

Feb 25, 2010
 
Agreed To

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.

Feb 25, 2010
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

This page is about a 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.

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