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Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 7, 2014
Length: 10 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 7, 2014
This simple resolution was agreed to on May 7, 2014. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
What legislators are saying
“Goodlatte and camp call on holder to appoint special counsel to investigate irs”
— Rep. Bob Goodlatte [R-VA6, 1993-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 27, 2014
“Rep. Kelly Calls for Appointment of Special Prosecutor to Investigate IRS Targeting”
— Rep. Mike Kelly [R-PA16] (Co-sponsor) on May 7, 2014
May 2, 2014
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 7, 2014
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 568 (113th).
May 7, 2014
The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.
H.Res. 565 (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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 565. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
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 on Attorney General Eric H. Holder, Jr., to appoint a special counsel to investigate the targeting of conservative nonprofit groups by the Internal Revenue Service, H.R. Res. 565, 113th Cong. (2014).
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