New Cosponsor — Jul 9, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Lois Frankel [D-FL22]
The resolution now has 60 cosponsors (60 Democrats).
May 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This resolution was introduced on May 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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5/14/2013--Introduced.Establishes the Special Committee on Sexual Assault and Abuse in the Armed Forces to conduct oversight, ensure accountability, and report to the House of Representatives on activities of the Department ... 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. 213”). 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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