H.Res. 7: Electing Members to certain standing committees of the House of Representatives.

Introduced:
Jan 03, 2013 (113th Congress, 2013–2015)
Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Prognosis
99% chance of being agreed to
Sponsor
Xavier Becerra
Representative for California's 34th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jan 03, 2013
Length
6 pages
 
Status

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

Progress
Introduced Jan 03, 2013
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Jan 03, 2013
Prognosis

99% chance of being agreed to.

97% of simple resolutions that made it past committee in 2011–2013 were agreed to. [show factors | methodology]

 
Summary

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Cosponsors
none
 
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Notes

H.Res. stands for House simple resolution.

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.

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Library of Congress Summary

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1/3/2013--Passed House without amendment.
Elects specified named Members to the following House Committees:
(1) Agriculture;
(2) Appropriations;
(3) Armed Services;
(4) the Budget;
(5) Education and the Workforce;
(6) Energy and Commerce;
(7) Ethics;
(8) Financial Services;
(9) Foreign Affairs;
(10) Homeland Security;
(11) House Administration;
(12) the Judiciary;
(13) Natural Resources;
(14) Oversight and Government Reform;
(15) Rules;
(16) Science, Space, and Technology;
(17) Small Business;
(18) Transportation and Infrastructure;
(19) Veterans' Affairs; and
(20) Ways and Means.

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