H.RES.158: Providing for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 833) to amend title 11 of the United States Code, and for other purposes.

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about congress
  • Introduced May 4, 1999
  • Latest Major Action May 5, 1999

Bill Summary

Sets forth the rule (modified closed) for the consideration of H.R. 833 (bankruptcy revisions).

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
The House Committee on Rules reported an original measure, H. Rept. 106-126, by Mr. Sessions.
Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 833 with 1 hour 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 the Judiciary now printed in the bill. All points of order against the committee amendment in the nature of a substitute and amendments thereto. Measure will be considered read. Specified amendments are in order.
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 51.
Considered as privileged matter.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 158.
On ordering the previous question Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 227 - 190 (Roll no. 109).
On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by voice vote.
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
May 4, 1999

Introduced in the House by Pete Sessions (R-Texas)

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