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H.RES. 479

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 10) to amend chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, to provide that major rules of the executive branch shall have no force or effect unless a joint resolution of approval is enacted into law, and for other purposes.

Dec 6, 2011: Passed House Congress

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December 6, 2011
4:12 PM EST
On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 235 - 180 (Roll no. 890). (text: CR H8146-8147)
December 6, 2011
4:12 PM EST
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
December 6, 2011
4:06 PM EST
On ordering the previous question Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 236 - 184 (Roll no. 889). (consideration: CR H8167-8168)
December 6, 2011
3:40 PM EST
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H8167-8169)
December 6, 2011
1:23 PM EST
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on H. Res. 479, the Chair put the question on ordering the previous question and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Ms. Slaughter demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on ordering the previous question until a time to be announced.
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