H.Res. 735 (112th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2009 violates article I, section 7, clause 1 of the United States Constitution because it was a “Bill for raising Revenue” that did not originate in the House of Representatives.

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Louie Gohmert Jr.

Representative for Texas's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 19, 2012
Length: 2 pages

History

Jul 19, 2012
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

H.Res. 735 (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.

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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