H.Res. 997 (111th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding unfair and discriminatory practices of the government of Japan in its failure to apply its current and planned extension of the Government’s Eco-friendly Vehicle Purchase and scrappage program to imported vehicles made by U.S. automakers.

Introduced:

Jan 5, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 5, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Betty Sutton

Representative for Ohio's 13th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 12, 2010
Length: 5 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
1/5/2010--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the President shall direct the United States Trade Representative (USTR) to:(1) initiate discussions with Japan immediately to identify and remedy violations ... Read more >
Related Bills
S.Res. 388 (Related)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 20, 2010

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 997” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Jan 5, 2010

Details

Cosponsors
27 cosponsors (23D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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