H.Con.Res. 14: Reclaiming Congress’s Constitutional Mandate in Trade Resolution

Establishing the Joint Ad Hoc Committee on Trade Responsibilities to develop a plan under which the functions and responsibilities of the Office of the United States Trade Representative shall be moved to the legislative branch in accordance with article I, section 8 of the Constitution of the United States, and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 24, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Jan 24, 2017

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 24, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Morgan Griffith

Representative for Virginia's 9th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 24, 2017
Length: 11 pages

History

Jan 24, 2017
 
Introduced

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Ordered Reported

 
Passed House (Senate next)

 
Passed Senate

H.Con.Res. 14 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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