H.Res. 1562 (111th): Recognizing the importance of trade to job creation and the United States economy and calling for the immediate implementation of the United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement, United States-Panama Free Trade Agreement, and United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement.


Jul 27, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 27, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Walter Minnick
Representative for Idaho's 1st congressional district


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Last Updated: Jul 27, 2010
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Summary (CRS)
7/27/2010--Introduced.Recognizes the importance of reducing trade barriers between the United States and key trade partners in order to increase exports, create jobs, stimulate the economy, and improve relations with international ...

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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 16, 2009

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1562” means this is a House 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.

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Jul 27, 2010


7 cosponsors (4D, 3R) (show)
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