Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 29, 2015
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 29, 2015.
Feb 16, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This resolution was introduced on February 16, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Washington's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2006
Length: 7 pages
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 20, 2007
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 688” means this is a House 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.
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no votes related to this resolution.
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