All Information (Except Text) for H.Res.690 - Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to curtail the growth of Government programs.109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Conaway, K. Michael [R-TX-11] (Introduced 02/16/2006)|
|Committees:||House - Rules|
|Latest Action:||04/06/2006 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (All Actions)|
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Actions Overview (1)
|02/16/2006||Introduced in House|
All Actions (3)
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H1633)
Referred to the House Committee on Rules.
Introduced in House
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|House Rules||02/16/2006||Referred to|
Subject — Policy Area:
One Policy Area term, which best describes an entire measure, is assigned to every public bill or resolution.
- Government spending reductions
- House rules and procedure
- Legislative amendments
- Legislative resolutions
- Waste in government spending
Latest Summary (1)
Introduced in House (02/16/2006)
Amends rule XXI (Restrictions on Certain Bills) of the Rules of the House of Representatives to provide that it shall not be in order to consider a bill, joint resolution, amendment, or conference report that establishes a new program or modifies an existing program by adding a new function unless such legislation also eliminates one or more existing programs of equal or greater total cost. Excludes legislation that establishes a new defense, homeland security, or emergency program.