H.Res. 691 (112th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4480) to provide for the development of a plan to increase oil and gas exploration, development, and production under oil and gas leases of Federal lands under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of Agriculture, the Secretary of Energy, the Secretary of the Interior, and the Secretary of Defense in response to a drawdown of petroleum reserves from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.

Introduced:
Jun 19, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)

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

Sponsor
Rob Bishop
Representative for Utah's 1st congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jun 20, 2012
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
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Passed House
Last Action: Jun 21, 2012

 
Status

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

Progress
Introduced Jun 19, 2012
Reported by Committee Jun 19, 2012
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Jun 20, 2012
 
Summary

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Votes
Jun 20, 2012 2:15 p.m.
Passed 245/178

Cosponsors
none
Committees

House Rules

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H.Res. stands for House simple resolution.

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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6/19/2012--Introduced.
Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4480) to provide for the development of a plan to increase oil and gas exploration, development, and production under oil and gas leases of Federal lands under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of Agriculture, the Secretary of Energy, the Secretary of the Interior, and the Secretary of Defense in response to a drawdown of petroleum reserves from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.

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