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Sponsor. Representative for New Mexico's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 15, 2010
Length: 2 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
This resolution was introduced on April 15, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Apr 15, 2010
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H.Res. 1268 (111th) was a 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 1268. This is the one from the 111th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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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, H.R. Res. 1268, 111th Cong. (2010).
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