skip to main content
React to this resolution with an emoji:
Save your position on this bill resolution on a six-point scale from strongly oppose to strongly support:

H.Res. 254: Providing for further consideration of the bill (H.R. 1628) to provide for reconciliation pursuant to title II of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2017.

What you can do

Overview

Introduced:

Apr 6, 2017

Status:

Ordered Reported on Apr 6, 2017

The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on April 6, 2017.

Sponsor:

Pete Sessions

Representative for Texas's 32nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

Read Text »
Last Updated: Apr 6, 2017
Length: 2 pages

History

Apr 6, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Apr 6, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue 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 House Committee on Rules issued the report which may provide insight into the purpose of the legislation.

Pending
 
Agreed To

H.Res. 254 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.

How to cite this information.

We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:

“H.Res. 254 — 115th Congress: Providing for further consideration of the bill (H.R. 1628) to provide for reconciliation pursuant to ...” www.GovTrack.us. 2017. October 17, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hres254>

Where is this information from?

GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.