H.Con.Res. 75: Expressing the sense of Congress that the atrocities perpetrated by ISIL against religious and ethnic minorities in Iraq and Syria include war crimes, crimes against humanity, and genocide.

Introduced:

Sep 9, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Mar 14, 2016

This resolution passed in the House on March 14, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Jeff Fortenberry

Representative for Nebraska's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 15, 2016
Length: 7 pages

Prognosis:

83% chance of being agreed to (details)

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History

Sep 9, 2015
 
Introduced

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Mar 2, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

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Mar 14, 2016
 
Passed House

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

 
Passed Senate

This page is about a 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.

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