Reported by Committee — May 29, 2015
Last Action: Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 97.
Explanation: The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on May 29, 2015.
Oct 13, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988
This resolution was introduced on October 13, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Massachusetts's 9th congressional district
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 13, 1988
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 588” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no votes related to this resolution.
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