H.Res. 562: Recognizing the 67th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the celebration of “Human Rights Day”.

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Overview

Introduced:

Dec 10, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Dec 10, 2015

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on December 10, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Alan Lowenthal

Representative for California's 47th congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Dec 10, 2015
Length: 3 pages

History

Dec 10, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Agreed To

H.Res. 562 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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