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Apr 15, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This resolution was introduced on April 15, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Mexico's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 15, 2010
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4/15/2010--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 >
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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1268”). 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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