Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to prohibit the consideration of a concurrent resolution to provide for a recess of the House after July 31 of any year unless the House has approved each regular appropriation bill for the next fiscal year.
The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Jan 6, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on January 6, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Virginia's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 6, 2015
Length: 2 pages
Jan 6, 2015
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Jan 10, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 43.
H.Res. 17 (114th) 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.
This simple 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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