Failed House — Jun 20, 2013
Last Action: On passage Failed by recorded vote: 195 - 234 (Roll no. 286).
Explanation: This bill failed in the House on June 20, 2013.
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This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.
Jun 17, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 18, 2013
This simple resolution was agreed to on June 18, 2013. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
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Last Updated: Jun 18, 2013
Length: 2 pages
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
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.
Rules Change — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1797 (113th).
Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).
This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 266”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
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