H.Res. 1540 (111th): Supporting the goal of eradicating illicit marijuana cultivation on Federal lands and calling on the Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy to develop a coordinated strategy to permanently dismantle Mexican drug trafficking organizations and other criminal groups operating on Federal lands.

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 20, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Dec 8, 2010

This simple resolution was agreed to on December 8, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Walter “Wally” Herger

Representative for California's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2010
Length: 4 pages

History

Jul 20, 2010
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 8, 2010
 
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

Dec 8, 2010
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

H.Res. 1540 (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.

This simple resolution was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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