H.Res. 48: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 444) to require that, if the President’s fiscal year 2014 budget does not achieve balance in a fiscal year covered by such budget, the President shall submit a supplemental unified budget by April 1, 2013, which identifies a fiscal year in which balance is achieved, and for other purposes.

Introduced:
Feb 04, 2013 (113th Congress, 2013–2015)
Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Prognosis
99% chance of being agreed to

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 Woodall
Representative for Georgia's 7th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Feb 05, 2013
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
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Passed House
Last Action: Feb 06, 2013

 
Status

This simple resolution was agreed to on February 5, 2013. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Progress
Introduced Feb 04, 2013
Reported by Committee Feb 04, 2013
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Feb 05, 2013
Prognosis

99% chance of being agreed to.

97% of simple resolutions that made it past committee in 2011–2013 were agreed to. [show factors | methodology]

 
Summary

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Votes
Feb 05, 2013 2:40 p.m.
Passed 228/189

Cosponsors
none
Committees

House Rules

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

 
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Notes

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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2/4/2013--Introduced.
Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.R. 444) to require that, if the President's fiscal year 2014 budget does not achieve balance in a fiscal year covered by such budget, the President shall submit a supplemental unified budget by April 1, 2013, which identifies a fiscal year in which balance is achieved.

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