H.Res. 502 (112th): Providing for consideration of the Senate amendments to the bill (H.R. 3630) to provide incentives for the creation of jobs, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of the resolution (H. Res. 501) expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding any final measure to extend the payroll tax holiday, extend Federally funded unemployment insurance benefits, or prevent decreases in reimbursement for physicians who provide care to Medicare beneficiaries; 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:

Dec 19, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Dec 20, 2011

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

Sponsor:

Tim Scott
Representative for South Carolina's 1st congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 20, 2011
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Sets forth the rule for consideration of the Senate amendments to the bill (H.R. 3630) to provide incentives for the creation of jobs, and for other purposes; providing for consideration ...

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Related Bills
H.R. 3630 (Related)
Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012

Enacted — Signed by the President
Feb 22, 2012

H.Res. 501 (Related)
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding any final measure to extend ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Dec 20, 2011

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 502” 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
Dec 19, 2011
Reported by Committee
Dec 19, 2011
Agreed To
Dec 20, 2011
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Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

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

Votes
Dec 20, 2011 11:10 a.m.
Passed 231/187

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