Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Oregon's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 13, 2011
Length: 4 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
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.
What legislators are saying
“Blumenauer Defends Fair Internet Access From Attacks”
— Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR3] on Apr 8, 2011
Feb 16, 2011
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 15, 2011
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Apr 5, 2011
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 200 (112th).
Apr 8, 2011
Passed House (Senate next)
The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
H.J.Res. 37 (112th) was a joint resolution in the United States Congress.
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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.J.Res. 37. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Disapproving the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission with respect to regulating the Internet and broadband industry practices, H.R.J. Res. 37, 112th Cong. (2011).
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