H.Res. 1235 (111th): Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to require chairs and ranking minority members of committees and subcommittees to indicate whether they have any financial interest in the employer of any witness at a hearing, any person retaining a witness, or any person represented by a witness.

Introduced:

Mar 25, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 25, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Harry Teague

Representative for New Mexico's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 25, 2010
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/25/2010--Introduced.Amends Rule XI (Procedures of Committees and Unfinished Business) of the Rules of the House of Representatives to require the chair at a committee or subcommittee hearing, immediately after announcing ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.Res. 1268 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 15, 2010

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1235” 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.

History

Introduced
Mar 25, 2010

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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