H.Con.Res. 119 (114th): Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the Greater Washington Soap Box Derby.

Overview

Introduced:

Feb 25, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution) on Jun 7, 2016

This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on June 7, 2016. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law.

Sponsor:

Steny Hoyer

Representative for Maryland's 5th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 7, 2016
Length: 2 pages

History

Feb 25, 2016
 
Introduced

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Mar 2, 2016
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 23, 2016
 
Reported by House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

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Apr 18, 2016
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 7, 2016
 
Passed Senate

The concurrent resolution was passed by both chambers in identical form. A concurrent resolution is not signed by the president and does not carry the force of law. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 7, 2016
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.

H.Con.Res. 119 (114th) was a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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