H.Res. 1221 (94th): A resolution providing for the consideration of H.R. 13555. A bill to amend the Federal Metal and Nonmetallic Mine Safety Act and to transfer certain functions relating to coal mine health and safety under the Federal Coal Mine Health and Safety Act of 1969.

Introduced:
May 26, 1976 (94th Congress, 1975–1976)
Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sponsor
Andrew Young Jr.
Representative for Georgia's 5th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Debate on H.R. 13555 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 28, 1976

 
Status

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 29, 1976. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Progress
Introduced May 26, 1976
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Jun 29, 1976
 
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House Rules

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H.Res. stands for House simple resolution.

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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5/26/1976--Introduced.
Provides that upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to move that the House resolve itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 13555) to amend the Federal Metal and Nonmetallic Mine Safety Act and to transfer certain functions relating to coal mine health and safety under the Federal Coal Mine Health and Safety Act of 1969.
Stipulates that after general debate, which shall be confined to the bill and shall continue not to exceed one hour, to be equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Education and Labor, the bill shall be read for amendment under the five-minute rule.
Makes it in order to consider the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Education and Labor now printed in the bill as an original bill for the purpose of amendment under the five-minute rule, and all points of order against sections 2 and 3 of said substitute for failure to comply with the provisions of clause 5, rule XXI, are hereby waived.
States that, at the conclusion of such consideration, the Committee shall rise and report the bill to the House with such amendments as may have been adopted, and any Member may demand a separate vote in the House on any amendment adopted in the Committee of the Whole to the bill or to the committee amendment in the nature of a substitute.
Provides that the previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill and amendments thereto to final passage without intervening motion except one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

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