New Cosponsor — May 12, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Mike Quigley [D-IL5]
The resolution now has 7 cosponsors (4 Republicans, 3 Democrats).
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Mar 25, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This resolution was introduced on March 25, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 25, 2009
Length: 2 pages
Directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to post on the public Internet site of the Office of the Clerk a record, organized by Member name, of recorded votes taken in the House, and directing each Member who maintains an official public Internet site to provide an electronic link to such record.
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 1222 (110th).
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. 287”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.Res. 287 — 111th Congress: Voting Record Transparency Resolution. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hres287
“H.Res. 287 — 111th Congress: Voting Record Transparency Resolution.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hres287>
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