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Sponsor. Representative for California's 49th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 28, 2012
Length: 2 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 28, 2012
This simple resolution was agreed to on June 28, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Jun 26, 2012
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 28, 2012
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 708 (112th).
Jun 28, 2012
The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.
H.Res. 706 (112th) was a 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 706. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Authorizing the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform to initiate or intervene in judicial proceedings to enforce certain subpoenas, H.R. Res. 706, 112th Cong. (2012).
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