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H.RES.178: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 527) to amend the Helium Act to complete the privatization of the Federal helium reserve in a competitive market fashion that ensures stability in the helium markets while protecting the interests of American taxpayers, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor Rob Bishop, R-Utah
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced April 24, 2013
Latest Major Action April 25, 2013
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Bill Summary

Sets forth the rule for consideration of H.R. 527 (Responsible Helium Administration and Stewardship Act).

Makes it in order for the Speaker of the House to entertain motions to suspend the rules on April 26, 2013.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 25, 2013 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
April 25, 2013

On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 231 - 177 (Roll no. 124). (text: CR H2315)

April 25, 2013 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 178.
April 25, 2013 Considered as privileged matter. (consideration: CR H2315-2322)
April 24, 2013 Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 20.
April 24, 2013 Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 527 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be considered read. Specified amendments are in order.
April 24, 2013 The House Committee on Rules reported an original measure, H. Rept. 113-47, by Mr. Bishop (UT).