H.Res. 773 (112th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5544) to authorize and expedite a land exchange involving National Forest System land in the Laurentian District of the Superior National Forest and certain other National Forest System land in the State of Minnesota that has limited recreational and conservation resources and lands owned by the State of Minnesota in trust for the public school system that are largely scattered in checkerboard fashion within the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and have important recreational, scenic, and conservation resources, and for other purposes, and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5949) to extend the FISA Amendments Act of 2008 for five years.

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


Introduced:

Sep 10, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Sep 11, 2012

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 11, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Richard Nugent
Representative for Florida's 5th congressional district
Republican

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Last Updated: Sep 11, 2012
Length: 4 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
9/10/2012--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5544) to authorize and expedite a land exchange involving National Forest System land in the Laurentian District of the Superior ...

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Related Bills
H.R. 5949 (Related)
FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 30, 2012

H.R. 5544 (Related)
Minnesota Education Investment and Employment Act

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 12, 2012

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 773” 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
Sep 10, 2012
Reported by Committee
Sep 10, 2012
Agreed To
Sep 11, 2012
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Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Sep 11, 2012 2:34 p.m.
Passed 233/179

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