H.Res. 251 (112th): Urging the President to expedite the submission of the United States - Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement to Congress.

Introduced:
May 04, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Aaron Schock
Representative for Illinois's 18th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
May 04, 2011
Length
17 pages
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Status

This resolution was introduced on May 4, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced May 04, 2011
Referred to Committee May 04, 2011
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
Committees

House Ways and Means

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H.Res. stands for House simple resolution.

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5/4/2011--Introduced.
Urges the President to expedite the submission of the United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement to Congress.

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