H.Res. 31 (105th): In the matter of Representative Newt Gingrich.


Jan 21, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jan 21, 1997

This simple resolution was agreed to on January 21, 1997. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Nancy Johnson

Representative for Connecticut's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 21, 1997
Length: 1 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

1/21/1997--Introduced.Adopts the report of the Select Committee on Ethics dated January 17, 1997, regarding Representative Newt Gingrich. Read more >


Jan 21, 1997

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 21, 1997
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.

Jan 21, 1997
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 31”). 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.


Jan 21, 1997 2:07 p.m.
Passed 395/28

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