H.Res. 173 (112th): Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to prohibit the consideration of any bill or joint resolution that appropriates foreign assistance for more than one country.

Introduced:

Mar 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 16, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Ted Poe

Representative for Texas's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 16, 2011
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/16/2011--Introduced.Amends Rule XXI (Restrictions on Certain Bills) of the Rules of the House of Representatives to make it out of order to consider any bill or joint resolution that appropriates ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.Res. 88 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 27, 2013

What is a resolution?

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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Mar 16, 2011

Details

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