H.Res. 250 (111th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1388) to reauthorize and reform the national service laws.

This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.


Mar 17, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 18, 2009

This simple resolution was agreed to on March 18, 2009. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Doris Matsui

Representative for California's 5th congressional district



Read Text »
Last Updated: Mar 18, 2009
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/17/2009--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1388) to reauthorize and reform the national service laws. Read more >
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 1388 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 21, 2009

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 250” 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.


Mar 17, 2009
Reported by Committee
Mar 17, 2009
Agreed To
Mar 18, 2009
View Vote Result »


Committee Assignments

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

Mar 18, 2009 12:27 p.m.
Passed 248/174

Subject Areas
Find Similar Bills

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: