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Sponsor. Representative for New York's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 21, 2013
Length: 4 pages
May 21, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on May 21, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 21, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.Res. 229 (113th) was a 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.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Calling for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and others to be tried before the International Criminal Court for committing war crimes and crimes against humanity, H.R. Res. 229, 113th Cong. (2013).
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