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Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 32nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 5, 2016
Length: 4 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This resolution was introduced on December 5, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Dec 5, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 12, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 50 (115th).
H.Res. 942 (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.
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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Recognizing the historical importance of Associate Justice Clarence Thomas, H.R. Res. 942, 114th Cong. (2016).
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