H.Res. 225 (111th): Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to require that general appropriations for military construction and veterans’ affairs be considered as stand-alone measures.

Introduced:

Mar 9, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 9, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Phil Gingrey
Representative for Georgia's 11th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 9, 2009
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/9/2009--Introduced.Amends Rule XXI (Restrictions on Certain Bills) of the Rules of the House of Representatives to make it out of order in the House to consider any legislation containing appropriations ...

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Related Bills
H.Res. 786 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 31, 2007

H.Res. 15 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 5, 2011

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 225” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Mar 9, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
62 cosponsors (62R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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