H.Res. 206 (112th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1363) making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2011, and for other purposes; and waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules.

This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.
Introduced:

Apr 6, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Apr 7, 2011

This simple resolution was agreed to on April 7, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Virginia Foxx

Representative for North Carolina's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 7, 2011
Length: 2 pages

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History

Apr 6, 2011
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 6, 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.

Apr 7, 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.

Apr 7, 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
Apr 7, 2011 11:52 a.m.
Passed 228/189

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 1363 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 9, 2011

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