H.Res. 822: Providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to the House amendment to the bill (S. 764) to reauthorize and amend the National Sea Grant College Program Act, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of the bill (S. 304) to improve motor vehicle safety by encouraging the sharing of certain information; and waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules.

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

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 12, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 13, 2016

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 13, 2016. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Virginia Foxx

Representative for North Carolina's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2016
Length: 2 pages

History

Jul 12, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 12, 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.

Jul 13, 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.

Jul 13, 2016
 
Text Published

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

H.Res. 822 is a 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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