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H.Res. 758 (116th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3) to establish a fair price negotiation program, protect the Medicare program from excessive price increases, and establish an out-of-pocket maximum for Medicare part D enrollees, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5038) to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for terms and conditions for nonimmigrant workers performing agricultural labor or services, and for other purposes; and providing for consideration of the conference report to accompany the bill (S. 1790) to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2020 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes.

This resolution sets the rules for debate for H.R. 3 (116th), H.R. 5038 (116th), S. 1790 (116th), such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.

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Donna Shalala

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 27th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 11, 2019
Length: 6 pages
Dec 10, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Dec 11, 2019

This simple resolution was agreed to on December 11, 2019. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.



Dec 10, 2019

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Dec 10, 2019
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Dec 11, 2019
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.

H.Res. 758 (116th) was 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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 758. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This simple resolution was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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