H.Res. 166: Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to preclude the Committee on Rules from reporting a rule or order that would provide for the consideration of a bill or joint resolution with less than 10 hours of debate.

Introduced:

Mar 24, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Mar 24, 2015

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on March 24, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Brad Ashford

Representative for Nebraska's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 24, 2015
Length: 2 pages

Prognosis:

14% chance of being agreed to (details)

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History

Mar 24, 2015
 
Introduced

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Reported by Committee

 
Agreed To

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