H.Res. 1192 (111th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3644) to direct the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to establish education and watershed programs which advance environmental literacy, including preparedness and adaptability for the likely impacts of climate change in coastal watershed regions, and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1612) to amend the Public Lands Corps Act of 1993 to expand the authorization of the Secretaries of Agriculture, Commerce, and the Interior to provide service-learning opportunities on public lands, help restore the Nation’s natural, cultural, historic, archaeological, recreational, and scenic resources, train a new generation of public land managers and enthusiasts, and promote the value of public service.

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


Mar 18, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 19, 2010

This simple resolution was agreed to on March 19, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Jared Polis

Representative for Colorado's 2nd congressional district



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Mar 18, 2010

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Mar 18, 2010
Reported by Committee

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Mar 19, 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.

Mar 19, 2010
Text Published

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

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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Mar 19, 2010 10:38 a.m.
Passed 236/171

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Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 1612 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Mar 20, 2010

Debate on H.R. 3644 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Mar 19, 2010

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