H.Res. 27 (102nd): Providing for debate and consideration of resolutions on the situation in the Middle East.

Introduced:

Jan 10, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jan 10, 1991

This simple resolution was agreed to on January 10, 1991. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

John Moakley

Representative for Massachusetts's 9th congressional district

Democrat

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History

Jan 10, 1991
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 10, 1991
 
Reported by Committee

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Jan 10, 1991
 
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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.

Details

Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
Debate on H.J.Res. 77 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 14, 1991

H.Con.Res. 32 (Related)
To express the sense of Congress that Congress must approve any offensive military action ...

Passed House
Last Action: Jan 12, 1991

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