H.RES.385: Waiving points of order against the conference report to accompany the bill (H.R. 1757) to consolidate international affairs agencies, to authorize appropriations for the Department of State and related agencies for fiscal years 1998 and 1999, and to ensure that the enlargement of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) proceeds in a manner consistent with United States interests, to strengthen relations between the United States and Russia, to preserve the prerogatives of the Congress with respect to certain arms control agreements, and for other purposes.

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about congress
  • Introduced March 11, 1998
  • Latest Major Action March 26, 1998

Bill Summary

Waives points of order against the consideration of the conference report on H.R. 1757 (foreign affairs agencies consolidation, foreign relations authorization, and United Nations funding).

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
The House Committee on Rules reported an original measure, H. Rept. 105-434, by Mr. Solomon.
Rule provides for consideration of the conference report to H.R. 1757. All points of order against the conference report and against its consideration are waived. The conference report shall be considered as read when called up for consideration.
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 155.
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: 234 - 172 (Roll No. 75).
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
March 11, 1998

Introduced in the House by Gerald B.H. Solomon (R-N.Y.)

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