H.Res. 778: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5053) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prohibit the Secretary of the Treasury from requiring that the identity of contributors to 501(c) organizations be included in annual returns; and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5293) making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2017, and for other purposes.

This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.
Introduced:

Jun 13, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 14, 2016

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 14, 2016. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Steve Stivers

Representative for Ohio's 15th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 14, 2016
Length: 3 pages

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History

Jun 13, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 13, 2016
 
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.

Jun 14, 2016
 
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.

Jun 14, 2016
 
Text Published

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

This page is about a 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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