H.Res. 806: Expressing condolences for the killing of the British Member of Parliament (MP) Jo Cox.

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 5, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 6, 2016

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 6, 2016. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Joe Wilson

Representative for South Carolina's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 6, 2016
Length: 3 pages

History

Jul 5, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 6, 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. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 6, 2016
 
Text Published

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

H.Res. 806 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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