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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.

Sponsor and status

Steve Scalise

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

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Last Updated: Jul 19, 2018
Length: 4 pages

Apr 26, 2018


Introduced on Apr 26, 2018

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on April 26, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

The House Majority Leader indicated on Jul 13, 2018 that this resolution may be considered in the week ahead.


Apr 26, 2018

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jul 13, 2018
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this resolution would be considered in the week ahead.

Jul 19, 2018
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House.

Ordered Reported

Passed House (Senate next)

Passed Senate

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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