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

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 12, 2009
Length: 3 pages

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History

Mar 11, 2009
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 11, 2009
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Mar 12, 2009
 
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. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 12, 2009
 
Text Published

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

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 235”). 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.

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
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

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