H.RES.383: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1432) to authorize a new trade and investment policy for sub-Saharan Africa.

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about congress
  • Introduced March 10, 1998
  • Latest Major Action March 11, 1998

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Bill Summary

Sets forth the rule (modified closed) for the consideration of H.R. 1432 (trade and investment policy for sub-Saharan Africa).

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
The House Committee on Rules reported an original measure, H. Rept. 105-431, by Mr. Linder.
Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 1432 with 2 hours of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. It shall be in order to consider as an original bill for the purpose of amendment under the five-minute rule the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Ways and Means now printed in the bill and modified by the amendments printed in part 1 of the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution. Measure will be considered read. Specified amendments are in order. Only those amendments printed in part II of the report accompanying this resolution (H. Rpt. 105-431) shall be in order.
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 153.
Considered as privileged matter.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate.
The previous question was ordered without objection.
On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 227 - 190 (Roll no. 43).
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
March 10, 1998

Introduced in the House by John Linder (R-Ga.)

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