New Cosponsor — Aug 2, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Robert Hurt [R-VA5]
The resolution now has 24 cosponsors (24 Republicans).
Mar 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This resolution was introduced on March 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for South Carolina's 3rd congressional district
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3/15/2013--Introduced.Amends Rule X (Organization of Committees) of the Rules of the House of Representatives to establish the House Committee on Elimination of Nonessential Federal Programs to: (1) modify or eliminate ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 82 (112th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 119”). 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 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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