H.Res. 4 (113th): Authorizing the Clerk to inform the President of the election of the Speaker and the Clerk.


Jan 3, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Jan 3, 2013

This simple resolution was agreed to on January 3, 2013. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


John Dingell
Representative for Michigan's 12th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)
1/3/2013--Passed House without amendment.Instructs the Clerk of the House of Representatives to inform the President that John A. Boehner has been elected Speaker of the House and that Karen L. ...

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Related Bills
H.Res. 4 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jan 5, 2011

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 4” 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.


Jan 3, 2013
Agreed To
Jan 3, 2013
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.



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