Passed House & Senate — Feb 10, 2016
Last Action: On motion that the House agree to the Senate amendment Agreed to without objection.
Explanation: This bill was passed by Congress on February 10, 2016 and goes to the President next.
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Sep 19, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Oct 1, 2002
This simple resolution was agreed to on October 1, 2002. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Representative for Maryland's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2002
Length: 3 pages
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 538”). 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 committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.Res. 538 — 107th Congress: Honoring Johnny Unitas and extending condolences to his family on his passing.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hres538
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