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Sponsor. Representative for New York's 11th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 13, 2018
Length: 4 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 13, 2018
This simple resolution was agreed to on November 13, 2018. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Johnsons Bipartisan Resolution Affirming Strong U.S.-Liberian Ties Passes House”
— Rep. Henry “Hank” Johnson [D-GA4] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 13, 2018
Sep 7, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 27, 2018
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Nov 8, 2018
On House Schedule
The House indicated that this resolution would be considered in the week ahead.
Nov 13, 2018
The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
H.Res. 1055 (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.
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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To affirm strong United States-Liberia ties and support for democratic principles, and call for full implementation of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission recommendations, including the establishment of an Extraordinary Criminal Tribunal for Liberia, H.R. Res. 1055, 115th Cong. (2018).
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