H.Res. 375 (112th): Providing for consideration of the bill (S. 627) to establish the Commission on Freedom of Information Act Processing Delays, 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 27, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Jul 28, 2011

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 28, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

David Dreier
Representative for California's 26th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 28, 2011
Length: 4 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
7/27/2011--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (S. 627) to establish the Commission on Freedom of Information Act Processing Delays.

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Related Bills
Debate on S. 627 is governed by these rules.

Passed House & Senate
Last Action: Jul 29, 2011

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 375” 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.

History

Introduced
Jul 27, 2011
Reported by Committee
Jul 27, 2011
Agreed To
Jul 28, 2011
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Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

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

Votes
Jul 28, 2011 2:01 p.m.
Passed 238/186

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