Bill Text — Mar 27, 2009
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Mar 26, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This resolution was introduced on March 26, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 26, 2009
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3/26/2009--Introduced.Waives a specified requirement of Rule XIII (Calendar and Committee Reports) to allow consideration of H.R. 1388 (Generations Invigorating Volunteerism and Education Act) on the same day it is presented ... Read more >
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This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 296 (111th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.Res. 289 (111th).
This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 289”). 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.
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