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.

Overview

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

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 11, 2012
Length: 4 pages

History

Sep 10, 2012
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 10, 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.

Sep 11, 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.

Sep 11, 2012
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

H.Res. 773 (112th) was a 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.

This simple resolution was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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