New Cosponsor — Sep 10, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Sean Duffy [R-WI7]
The resolution now has 14 cosponsors (13 Republicans, 1 Democrat).
Jan 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This resolution was introduced on January 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for West Virginia's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 15, 2013
Length: 3 pages
1/15/2013--Introduced.Expresses the opposition of Congress to federal efforts to establish a carbon tax on fuels for electricity and transportation. Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Con.Res. 142 (112th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 8”). 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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