New Cosponsor — Jul 19, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Shelley Capito [R-WV]
The resolution now has 22 cosponsors (17 Democrats, 5 Republicans).
May 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on May 10, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Maryland's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 10, 2011
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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 262”). 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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