Bill Text — May 28, 2011
This resolution’s text for status Passed the House (Engrossed) (May 26, 2011) is now available.
This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.
May 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 26, 2011
This simple resolution was agreed to on May 26, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Representative for California's 26th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 26, 2011
Length: 4 pages
Enacted — Signed by the President
May 26, 2011
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 281” 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no votes related to this resolution.
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