New Cosponsor — Jan 27, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Brett Guthrie [R-KY2]
The resolution now has 8 cosponsors (8 Republicans).
Dec 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on December 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 23rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 1, 2011
Length: 3 pages
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 >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 480”). 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 committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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