H.Res. 1549 (111th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1264) to amend the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 to provide for the national flood insurance program to make available multiperil coverage for damage resulting from windstorms or floods, 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 21, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 22, 2010

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 22, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Louise Slaughter

Representative for New York's 28th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 22, 2010
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
7/21/2010--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1264) to amend the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 to provide for the national flood insurance program to make ... Read more >
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 1264 is governed by these rules.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 27, 2010

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1549” 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 21, 2010
Reported by Committee
Jul 21, 2010
Agreed To
Jul 22, 2010
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Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Jul 22, 2010 4:11 p.m.
Passed 228/183

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