H.Res. 480 (112th): Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to prohibit Members, Delegates, the Resident Commissioner, and officers and employees of the House from buying or selling securities while in possession of material, nonpublic information, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

Dec 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on December 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Francisco “Quico” Canseco
Representative for Texas's 23rd congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 1, 2011
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Amends Rule XXIII (Code of Official Conduct) of the Rules of the House of Representatives to require a Member, Delegate, or Resident Commissioner (Member) to place into a blind trust ... Read more >
What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 480” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Dec 1, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
8 cosponsors (8R) (show)
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