H.Res. 587 (112th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2087) to remove restrictions from a parcel of land situated in the Atlantic District, Accomack County, Virginia.

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


Introduced:

Mar 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 20, 2012

This simple resolution was agreed to on March 20, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Rob Bishop

Representative for Utah's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 20, 2012
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/19/2012--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2087) to remove restrictions from a parcel of land situated in the Atlantic District, Accomack County, Virginia. Read more >
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Debate on H.R. 2087 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Mar 20, 2012

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 587” 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
Mar 19, 2012
Reported by Committee
Mar 19, 2012
Agreed To
Mar 20, 2012
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Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

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

Votes
Mar 20, 2012 3:17 p.m.
Passed 232/170

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