H.RES.860: Providing for consideration of the conference report to accompany the bill (H.R. 1585) to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2008 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Depa

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about congress
  • Introduced Dec. 11, 2007
  • Latest Major Action Dec. 12, 2007

Bill Summary

Waives points of order against consideration of the conference report on H.R. 1585 (National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008).

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
The House Committee on Rules reported an original measure, H. Rept. 110-488, by Ms. Castor.
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 167.
Rule provides for consideration of the conference report to H.R. 1585.
Considered as privileged matter.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 860.
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on H. Res. 860, the Chair put the question on ordering the previous question, and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Hastings (WA) demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of ordering the previous question until later in the legislative day.
Considered as unfinished business.
On ordering the previous question Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 226 - 191 (Roll no. 1146).
On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by voice vote.
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Dec. 11, 2007

Introduced in the House by Kathy Castor (D-Fla.)

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