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Sponsor. Representative for California's 17th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 26, 2018
Length: 4 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This resolution was introduced on September 26, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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“E-Newsletter: Catastrophic Climate Report Demands Congressional Response”
— Rep. Jerrold Nadler [D-NY10] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 21, 2018
Sep 26, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.Con.Res. 138 (115th) was 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Con.Res. 138. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Directing the President pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution to remove United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Republic of Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress, H.R. Con. Res. 138, 115th Cong. (2018).
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