H.Res. 430 (112th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 358) to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to modify special rules relating to coverage of abortion services under such Act.

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


Oct 12, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Oct 13, 2011

This simple resolution was agreed to on October 13, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Virginia Foxx

Representative for North Carolina's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 13, 2011
Length: 2 pages

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Oct 12, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 12, 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.

Oct 13, 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.

Oct 13, 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.


Committee Assignments

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

Oct 13, 2011 2:07 p.m.
Passed 248/173

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 358 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Oct 13, 2011

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