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Mar 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on March 16, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 16, 2011
Length: 2 pages
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 27, 2013
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 173” 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.
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