New Cosponsor — Aug 5, 2011
New Cosponsor: Rep. John Garamendi [D-CA3]
The resolution now has 57 cosponsors (57 Democrats).
Jul 20, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on July 20, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: Jul 20, 2011
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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 361” 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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