New Cosponsors — Mar 14, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Steve Israel [D-NY3]
New Cosponsor: Rep. David Loebsack [D-IA2]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Daniel Maffei [D-NY24, 2013-2014]
The resolution now has 3 cosponsors (3 Democrats).
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Mar 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This resolution was introduced on March 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Georgia's 12th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2013
Length: 2 pages
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 33”). A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.
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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