H.Res. 955 (111th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4213) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend certain expiring provisions, 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.
Dec 8, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Dec 9, 2009
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About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4213) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend certain expiring provisions.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 22, 2010
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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 955” 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.
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On Ordering the Previous Question: H RES 955 Providing for consideration of H.R. 4213, the Tax Extenders ActDec 9, 2009 1:18 p.m.
Passed 239/182Dec 9, 2009 1:26 p.m.
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