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Last Updated: Nov 19, 2015
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114th Congress, 2015–2017
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 19, 2015
This simple resolution was agreed to on November 19, 2015. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
H.Res. 531 (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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Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4038) to require that supplemental certifications and background investigations be completed prior to the admission of certain aliens as refugees, and for other purposes, H.R. Res. 531, 114th Cong. (2015).
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