H.Res. 895 (109th): Supporting intelligence and law enforcement programs to track terrorists and terrorist finances conducted consistent with Federal law and with appropriate Congressional consultation and specifically condemning the disclosure and publication of classified information that impairs the international fight against terrorism and needlessly exposes Americans to the threat of further terror attacks by revealing a crucial method by which terrorists are traced through their finances.

Introduced:

Jun 28, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Jun 29, 2006

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 29, 2006. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Michael Oxley
Representative for Ohio's 4th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2006
Length: 6 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
6/29/2006--Passed House without amendment.Expresses support for efforts to identify, track, and pursue suspected foreign terrorists and their financial supporters by tracking terrorist money flows and uncovering terrorist networks, including through ...

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S.Res. 524 (Related)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 29, 2006

H.Res. 896 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jun 29, 2006

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 895” 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.

History

Introduced
Jun 28, 2006
Agreed To
Jun 29, 2006
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Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Votes
Jun 29, 2006 7:27 p.m.
Passed 227/183

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