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- Waives points of order against the conference report on H.R. 6 (water resources development) and against its consideration. Read more >
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 17, 1986
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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 587” means this is a House 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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