H.Res. 357 (112th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2553) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the funding and expenditure authority of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend the airport improvement program, 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:

Jul 19, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 20, 2011

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 20, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Daniel Webster

Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 20, 2011
Length: 1 pages

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History

Jul 19, 2011
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 19, 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.

Jul 20, 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.

Jul 20, 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
Jul 20, 2011 1:37 p.m.
Passed 242/178

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 2553 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 5, 2011

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