H.J.Res. 37 (112th): Disapproving the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission with respect to regulating the Internet and broadband industry practices.

Introduced:

Feb 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 8, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Greg Walden

Representative for Oregon's 2nd congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: Apr 13, 2011
Length: 4 pages

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History

Feb 16, 2011
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 15, 2011
 
Reported by Committee

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Apr 8, 2011
 
Passed House

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.

Details

Cosponsors
58 cosponsors (56R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Apr 8, 2011 3:41 p.m.
Passed 240/179

Related Bills
S.J.Res. 6 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 3, 2011

H.Res. 200 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Apr 5, 2011

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