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Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 20th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 7, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This resolution was introduced on February 7, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Feb 7, 2017
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H.Res. 102 (115th) was a simple resolution in the United States Congress.
A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 102. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This simple 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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Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the appointment of an independent counsel to investigate actions by United States Customs and Border Protection in apparent violation of judicial orders, H.R. Res. 102, 115th Cong. (2017).
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