H.Res. 24 (112th): Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to permit Delegates and the Resident Commissioner to the Congress to cast votes in the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union.

Introduced:

Jan 6, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 6, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Steny Hoyer

Representative for Maryland's 5th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 6, 2011
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
1/6/2011--Introduced.Amends Rule III (The Members, Delegates, and Resident Commissioner of Puerto Rico) of the Rules of the House of Representatives to restore to Delegates and the Resident Commissioner, in a ... Read more >
What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 24” 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 6, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments

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Votes

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