H.Res. 534 (112th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3578) to amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to reform the budget baseline, and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3582) to amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to provide for macro-economic analysis of the impact of legislation.

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


Introduced:

Feb 1, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Feb 2, 2012

This simple resolution was agreed to on February 2, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Rob Woodall

Representative for Georgia's 7th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 2, 2012
Length: 4 pages

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History

Feb 1, 2012
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 1, 2012
 
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.

Feb 2, 2012
 
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.

Feb 2, 2012
 
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. 534”). 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
Feb 2, 2012 1:57 p.m.
Passed 238/179

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 3578 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Feb 3, 2012

Debate on H.R. 3582 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Feb 2, 2012

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