H.Res. 50: Calling for the release of Ukrainian fighter pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who was captured by Russian forces in Eastern Ukraine and has been held illegally in a Russian prison since July 2014.

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 26, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 22, 2015

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 22, 2015. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Sander Levin

Representative for Michigan's 9th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2015
Length: 4 pages

History

Jan 26, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 23, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued 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 22, 2015
 
Agreed To

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. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 22, 2015
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

H.Res. 50 is 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.

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