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Sponsor. Representative for California's 12th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 13, 1997
Length: 3 pages
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 13, 1997
This simple resolution was agreed to on November 13, 1997. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Nov 12, 1997
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 13, 1997
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Nov 13, 1997
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 without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
H.Res. 322 (105th) was a 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.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Expressing the sense of the House that the United States should act to resolve the crisis with Iraq in a manner that assures full Iraqi compliance with United Nations Security Council resolutions regarding the destruction of Iraq’s capability to produce and deliver weapons of mass destruction, and that peaceful and diplomatic efforts should be pursued, but that if such efforts fail, multilateral military action or unilateral United States military action should be taken, H.R. Res. 322, 105th Cong. (1997).
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