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Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 13th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 23, 2016
Length: 4 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This resolution was introduced on March 23, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Mar 23, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.Res. 661 (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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 661. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
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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Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Senate should fulfill its constitutional obligation to provide full and fair consideration of the President’s nominee for Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, H.R. Res. 661, 114th Cong. (2016).
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