H.Res. 846 (111th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3585) to guide and provide for United States research, development, and demonstration of solar energy technologies, 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:

Oct 20, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Oct 22, 2009

This simple resolution was agreed to on October 22, 2009. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Jared Polis

Representative for Colorado's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 22, 2009
Length: 3 pages

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History

Oct 20, 2009
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 20, 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.

Oct 22, 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.

Oct 22, 2009
 
Text Published

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

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

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

Votes
Oct 22, 2009 12:12 p.m.
Passed 241/178

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 3585 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Oct 22, 2009

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