H.J.Res. 27: Disapproving the action of the District of Columbia Council in approving the Death with Dignity Act of 2016.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 12, 2017

Status:

Ordered Reported by Committee on Feb 13, 2017

The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on February 13, 2017.

Sponsor:

Brad Wenstrup

Representative for Ohio's 2nd congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: Jan 12, 2017
Length: 1 pages

History

Jan 12, 2017
 
Introduced

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Feb 13, 2017
 
Ordered Reported by Committee

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Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.J.Res. 27 is a joint resolution in the United States Congress.

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