H.Res. 1072 (110th): Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to require that Members post on their websites all earmark requests made to the Committee on Appropriations.


Apr 2, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on April 2, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Nancy Boyda
Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district


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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
4/2/2008--Introduced.Amends Rule XXIII (Code of Official Conduct) of the Rules of the House of Representatives to require any Member, Delegate, or Resident Commissioner requesting the Committee on Appropriations or any ...

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What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1072” 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.


Apr 2, 2008


5 cosponsors (4D, 1R) (show)
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