H.Res. 11 (113th): Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to reinstate the “Gephardt rule”.

Introduced:

Jan 3, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 3, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Peter Welch
Representative for Vermont At Large
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 3, 2013
Length: 4 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
1/3/2013--Introduced.Adds Rule XXX (Statutory Limit on Public Debt) to the Rules of the House of Representatives to reinstate the "Gephardt rule," repealed by H.Res. 5 (adopting the Rules of the ...

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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 11” 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.

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Introduced
Jan 3, 2013

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