Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 18th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 16, 2017
Length: 7 pages
What legislators are saying
“LaHood and Lipinski Lead Bipartisan Movement to Initiate Congressional Reform”
— Rep. Darin LaHood [R-IL18] (Sponsor) on Feb 21, 2017
“Reps. Lipinski and LaHood Lead Bipartisan Effort to Make Congress Work”
— Rep. Daniel Lipinski [D-IL3, 2005-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 21, 2017
“Gallagher Meets with President Trump on Term Limits”
— Rep. Mike Gallagher [R-WI8] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 26, 2018
Sep 28, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Con.Res. 169 (114th).
Feb 16, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.Con.Res. 28 (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. 28. 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 passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Establishing a Joint Committee on the Organization of Congress, H.R. Con. Res. 28, 115th Cong. (2017).
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