H.Res. 746 (111th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3221) to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965, 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.


Sep 15, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 16, 2009

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 16, 2009. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Jared Polis

Representative for Colorado's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 16, 2009
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
9/15/2009--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3221) to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965. Read more >
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 3221 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 17, 2009

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 746” 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.


Sep 15, 2009
Reported by Committee
Sep 15, 2009
Agreed To
Sep 16, 2009
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Sep 16, 2009 12:34 p.m.
Passed 241/179

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