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H.Res. 494 (113th): Affirming the importance of the Taiwan Relations Act.

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Edward “Ed” Royce

Sponsor. Representative for California's 39th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 28, 2014
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Feb 28, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 25, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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What legislators are saying

Engel Opening Statements at Full Committee Markup of H.R. 4278, H.Res. 418 and H.Res 494.
    — Rep. Eliot Engel [D-NY16] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 25, 2014

Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel Introduce Legislation to Support Ukraine and Sanction Those Responsible for Undermining the Nation's Independence and Stability
    — Rep. Eliot Engel [D-NY16] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 21, 2014

Engel Opening Statement at Full Committee Hearing \"The Promise of the Taiwan Relations Act\"
    — Rep. Eliot Engel [D-NY16] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 14, 2014

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History

Feb 28, 2014
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Mar 25, 2014
 
Ordered Reported

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

H.Res. 494 (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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