H.Res. 982 (110th): Providing for the adoption of the resolution (H. Res. 979) recommending that the House of Representatives find Harriet Miers and Joshua Bolten, Chief of Staff, White House, in contempt of Congress for refusal to comply with subpoenas duly issued by the Committee on the Judiciary and for the adoption of the resolution (H. Res. 980) authorizing the Committee on the Judiciary to initiate or intervene in judicial proceedings to enforce certain subpoenas.
Feb 13, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Feb 14, 2008
This simple resolution was agreed to on February 14, 2008. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
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- Summary (CRS)
- 2/14/2008--Passed House without amendment.Adopts H.Res. 979 (contempt citations against Harriet Miers and Joshua Bolten for refusing to comply with subpoenas related to the firing of certain U.S. Attorneys) and H.Res. ...
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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 982” 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.
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