H.Res. 36 (113th): Establishing a select committee to investigate and report on the attack on the United States consulate in Benghazi, Libya.


Jan 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Frank Wolf
Representative for Virginia's 10th congressional district


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Last Updated: Jan 18, 2013
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
1/18/2013--Introduced.Establishes in the House of Representatives a select Committee to investigate and report to the House on:any intelligence known to the United States relating to the attack on the U.S. ...

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Related Bills
H.Res. 824 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 4, 2012

H.Res. 306 (rule)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 18, 2013

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 36” 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.


Jan 18, 2013


191 cosponsors (191R) (show)
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There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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