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Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 9, 2014
Length: 6 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 9, 2014
This simple resolution was agreed to on September 9, 2014. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
What legislators are saying
“Blackburn Condemns President Obamas Lawless Terrorist Trade”
— Sen. Marsha Blackburn [R-TN] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 9, 2014
Jun 25, 2014
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 29, 2014
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.
Sep 9, 2014
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 715 (113th).
Sep 9, 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. 644 (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. 644. 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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Condemning and disapproving of the failure of the Obama administration to comply with the lawful statutory requirement to notify Congress before transferring individuals detained at United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and expressing concern about the national security risks over the transfer of five Taliban leaders and the repercussions of negotiating with terrorists, H.R. Res. 644, 113th Cong. (2014).
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