H.Res. 196 (113th): Supporting the Sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution, the right to counsel.

Overview

Introduced:

May 3, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 13, 2013

This simple resolution was agreed to on November 13, 2013. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Theodore Deutch

Representative for Florida's 21st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 13, 2013
Length: 2 pages

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History

May 3, 2013
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 7, 2013
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Nov 13, 2013
 
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 13, 2013
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

This page is about a 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.

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