H.Res. 129 (112th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4) to repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements for payments of $600 or more to corporations, 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:

Mar 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 2, 2011

This simple resolution was agreed to on March 2, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Tim Scott

Representative for South Carolina's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2011
Length: 2 pages

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History

Mar 1, 2011
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 1, 2011
 
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.

Mar 2, 2011
 
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.

Mar 2, 2011
 
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
Mar 2, 2011 2:51 p.m.
Passed 252/175

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 4 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 14, 2011

H.R. 705 (Related)
Comprehensive 1099 Taxpayer Protection and Repayment of Exchange Subsidy Overpayments Act of 2011

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Feb 17, 2011

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