H.Res. 328 (112th): Providing for consideration of the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 68) authorizing the limited use of the United States Armed Forces in support of the NATO mission in Libya; and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2278) to limit the use of funds appropriated to the Department of Defense for United States Armed Forces in support of North Atlantic Treaty Organization Operation Unified Protector with respect to Libya, unless otherwise specifically authorized by law.

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


Introduced:

Jun 23, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 24, 2011

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 24, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Rob Woodall

Representative for Georgia's 7th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2011
Length: 2 pages

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History

Jun 23, 2011
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 23, 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.

Jun 24, 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.

Jun 24, 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
Jun 24, 2011 10:31 a.m.
Passed 240/167

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on H.J.Res. 68 is governed by these rules.

Failed House
Jun 24, 2011

Debate on H.R. 2278 is governed by these rules.

Failed House
Jun 24, 2011

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