H.Res. 235 (111th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1262) to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to authorize appropriations for State water pollution control revolving funds, 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:

Mar 11, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 12, 2009

This simple resolution was agreed to on March 12, 2009. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Michael Arcuri

Representative for New York's 24th congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Mar 12, 2009
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/11/2009--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1262) to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to authorize appropriations for State water pollution control revolving funds. Read more >
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 1262 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Mar 12, 2009

H.Res. 229 (Action-Caused-By)
Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of ...

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 10, 2009

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 235” 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
Mar 11, 2009
Reported by Committee
Mar 11, 2009
Agreed To
Mar 12, 2009
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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