Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 22, 2010
Length: 6 pages
Jul 22, 2010
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 23, 2011
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 271 (112th).
H.Res. 1553 (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. 1553. 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.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2021). H.Res. 1553 — 111th Congress: Expressing support for the State of Israel’s right to defend Israeli sovereignty, to protect the ... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hres1553
“H.Res. 1553 — 111th Congress: Expressing support for the State of Israel’s right to defend Israeli sovereignty, to protect the ...” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. June 20, 2021 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hres1553>
Expressing support for the State of Israel’s right to defend Israeli sovereignty, to protect the lives and safety of the Israeli people, and to use all means necessary to confront and eliminate nuclear threats posed by the Islamic Republic of Iran, including the use of military force if no other peaceful solution can be found within reasonable time to protect against such an immediate and existential threat to the State of Israel, H.R. Res. 1553, 111th Cong. (2010).
|title=H.Res. 1553 (111th)
|accessdate=June 20, 2021
|author=111th Congress (2010)
|date=July 22, 2010
|quote=Expressing support for the State of Israel’s right to defend Israeli sovereignty, to protect the ...
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.