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Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 7th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 4, 2005
Length: 3 pages
109th Congress (2005–2006)
This resolution was introduced on May 4, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
May 4, 2005
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.Res. 262 (109th) 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 262. This is the one from the 109th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Secretary of Agriculture should investigate and find alternative actions with regard to the unilateral temporary termination of the participation of retail food stores in the electronic benefits transfer system (EBT) under the Food Stamp Act of 1977, H.R. Res. 262, 109th Cong. (2005).
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