New Cosponsor — Jun 23, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Mike McIntyre [D-NC7, 1997-2014]
The resolution now has 28 cosponsors (27 Democrats, 1 Republican).
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Apr 22, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This resolution was introduced on April 22, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 24th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 22, 2010
Length: 3 pages
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1291”). 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 committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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