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H.Con.Res. 119: Expressing the sense of Congress that a carbon tax would be detrimental to the United States economy.

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Sponsor and status

Steve Scalise

Sponsor. Representative for Louisiana's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 23, 2018
Length: 3 pages

Apr 26, 2018


Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 19, 2018

This resolution passed in the House on July 19, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


Apr 26, 2018

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Jul 19, 2018
Passed House (Senate next)

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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H.Con.Res. 119 is a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

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