About the resolution
- Full Title
Prohibiting the House or Senate from adjourning for a period of more than 5 days during a fiscal year unless the House involved has adopted a concurrent resolution on the budget for such fiscal year and has approved legislation to provide funding for the operations of the government for the entire fiscal year.
- What is a resolution?
The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 9” means this is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress. 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.
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3 cosponsors (3R) (show)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Con.Res. 9 — 113th Congress: Govern Before Going Home Resolution. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hconres9
“H.Con.Res. 9 — 113th Congress: Govern Before Going Home Resolution.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hconres9>
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