H.Res. 586 (112th): Expressing the concern of Congress regarding the Argentine Republic’s willful and repeated disregard for the rule of law in the United States.


Mar 16, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 16, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Donald Manzullo
Representative for Illinois's 16th congressional district


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Last Updated: Mar 16, 2012
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/16/2012--Introduced.Declares that: (1) Argentina's refusal to honor U.S. court and arbitral award judgments threatens the economic well-being of the United States and undermines court integrity and efficacy, and (2) Argentina ...

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What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 586” 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.


Mar 16, 2012


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