H.Res. 657 (111th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Members of Congress who participate in the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program (FEHBP) should be automatically enrolled in the public option and be subject to any personal income tax increases levied as a result of healthcare legislation, regardless of their annual gross income.

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 17, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 17, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Artur Davis

Representative for Alabama's 7th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 17, 2009
Length: 3 pages

History

Jul 17, 2009
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

H.Res. 657 (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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