H.Res. 382 (112th): Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules.


Jul 28, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 29, 2011

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 29, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Pete Sessions

Representative for Texas's 32nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2011
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Summary (CRS)

7/28/2011--Introduced.Waives a specified requirement of Rule XIII (Calendar and Committee Reports) to allow consideration of any resolution reported from the Committee on Rules through the legislative day of August 2, ... Read more >


Jul 28, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 28, 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 29, 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 29, 2011
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 382”). 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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Jul 29, 2011 3:40 p.m.
Passed 236/186

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Related Bills
H.Res. 468 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 28, 2005

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