H.Res. 117 (113th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Federal Government should not bail out State and local government employee pension plans or other plans that provide post-employment benefits to State and local government retirees.

Introduced:

Mar 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jason Chaffetz
Representative for Utah's 3rd congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 14, 2013
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/14/2013--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that: (1) the federal government should not bailout state and local government employee pension plans and other post-employment benefit plans; and (2) ...

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Related Bills
H.Res. 23 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 6, 2011

H.Res. 41 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 21, 2015

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 117” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Mar 14, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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