H.Res. 316 (112th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2021) to amend the Clean Air Act regarding air pollution from Outer Continental Shelf activities, and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1249) to amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform.

Introduced:
Jun 21, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)

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

Sponsor
Richard Nugent
Representative for Florida's 5th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jun 22, 2011
Length
5 pages
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 1249 is governed by these rules.

Signed by the President
Sep 16, 2011

H.R. 2021 (Related)
Jobs and Energy Permitting Act of 2011

Passed House
Last Action: Jun 22, 2011

 
Status

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 22, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Progress
Introduced Jun 21, 2011
Reported by Committee Jun 21, 2011
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Jun 22, 2011
 
Summary

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Votes
Jun 22, 2011 2:37 p.m.
Passed 239/186

Cosponsors
none
Committees

House Rules

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

 
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Notes

H.Res. stands for House simple resolution.

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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6/21/2011--Introduced.
Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2021) to amend the Clean Air Act regarding air pollution from Outer Continental Shelf activities, and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1249) to amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform.

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