H.Res. 447 (112th): Electing a certain Member to a certain standing committee of the House of Representatives.

Oct 25, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Oct 25, 2011

This simple resolution was agreed to on October 25, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Oct 25, 2011
Agreed To
Oct 25, 2011
Jeb Hensarling
Representative for Texas's 5th congressional district
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Oct 25, 2011
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H.Res. stands for House simple resolution.

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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10/25/2011--Passed House without amendment.
Elects a specified named Member to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

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