H.Res. 819 (112th): Directing the Attorney General of the United States to transmit to the House of Representatives, not later than 14 days after the date of the adoption of this resolution, any documents and legal memoranda in the Attorney General’s possession relating to the practice of targeted killing of United States citizens and targets abroad.

Introduced:

Nov 28, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on December 13, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Dennis Kucinich

Representative for Ohio's 10th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 18, 2012
Length: 4 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Directs the Attorney General to transmit to the House of Representatives any documents and legal memoranda in the Attorney General's possession relating to the practice of targeted killing of United ... Read more >
What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 819” 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
Nov 28, 2012
Reported by Committee
Dec 13, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (3D, 2R) (show)
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