H.Res. 296 (111th): Providing for consideration of the Senate amendments to 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.


Introduced:

Mar 30, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Mar 31, 2009

This simple resolution was agreed to on March 31, 2009. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Doris Matsui
Representative for California's 5th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 31, 2009
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/30/2009--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for consideration of the Senate amendments to the bill (H.R. 1388) to reauthorize and reform the national service laws.

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Related Bills
H.R. 1388 (Related)
Serve America Act

Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 21, 2009

H.Res. 289 (Action-Caused-By)
Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of ...

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 26, 2009

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 296” 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 30, 2009
Reported by Committee
Mar 30, 2009
Agreed To
Mar 31, 2009
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Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

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

Votes
Mar 31, 2009 1:34 p.m.
Passed 240/173

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