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Sponsor. Representative for California's 29th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 20, 2016
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Apr 20, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 26, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 370 (115th).
H.Res. 694 (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. 694. 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 passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to require that a standing committee (or subcommittee thereof) hearing be held whenever there is a moment of silence in the House for a tragedy involving gun violence, H.R. Res. 694, 114th Cong. (2016).
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