H.Res. 1509 (111th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1722) to improve teleworking in executive agencies by developing a telework program that allows employees to telework at least 20 percent of the hours worked in every 2 administrative workweeks, 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.


Introduced:

Jul 13, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Jul 14, 2010

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 14, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

James “Jim” McGovern
Representative for Massachusetts's 3rd congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2010
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
7/13/2010--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1722) to improve teleworking in executive agencies by developing a telework program that allows employees to telework at least 20 ...

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Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 1722 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 9, 2010

H.Res. 1496 (Action-Caused-By)
Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of ...

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 30, 2010

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1509” 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.

History

Introduced
Jul 13, 2010
Reported by Committee
Jul 13, 2010
Agreed To
Jul 14, 2010
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Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Votes
Jul 14, 2010 1:38 p.m.
Passed 238/180

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