H.Res. 365 (112th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Congress should cut the United States’ true debt burden by reducing home mortgage balances, forgiving student loans, and bringing down overall personal debt.

Introduced:

Jul 22, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 22, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Hansen Clarke
Representative for Michigan's 13th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 22, 2011
Length: 5 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
7/22/2011--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that: (1) reducing the rate of personal debt is as vital to our economic health as addressing the federal debt and debt ...

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What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 365” 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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History

Introduced
Jul 22, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
17 cosponsors (17D) (show)
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Votes

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