New Cosponsor — May 19, 2014
New Cosponsor: Sen. Bill Cassidy [R-LA]
The resolution now has 151 cosponsors (148 Republicans, 3 Democrats).
Mar 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This resolution was introduced on March 13, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 3rd congressional district
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3/13/2013--Introduced.Expresses the sense of Congress that:(1) the President should not sign the Arms Trade Treaty, and that, if he transmits the Treaty with his signature to the Senate, the Senate ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 23”). A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry 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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