New Cosponsor — Jan 9, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI1]
The resolution now has 23 cosponsors (23 Democrats).
Jan 3, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This resolution was introduced on January 3, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Vermont At Large
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Last Updated: Jan 3, 2013
Length: 4 pages
1/3/2013--Introduced.Adds Rule XXX (Statutory Limit on Public Debt) to the Rules of the House of Representatives to reinstate the "Gephardt rule," repealed by H.Res. 5 (adopting the Rules of the ... Read more >
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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 11”). 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.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Res. 11 — 113th Congress: Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to reinstate the “Gephardt rule”.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hres11
“H.Res. 11 — 113th Congress: Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to reinstate the “Gephardt rule”..” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hres11>
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