H.Res. 780: Urging respect for the constitution of the Democratic Republic of the Congo in the democratic transition of power in 2016.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 13, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 15, 2016

This simple resolution was agreed to on November 15, 2016. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Christopher “Chris” Smith

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2016
Length: 7 pages

History

Jun 13, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 14, 2016
 
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.

Nov 15, 2016
 
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.

Nov 15, 2016
 
Text Published

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

H.Res. 780 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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