Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 29, 2018
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115th Congress, 2017–2019
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 29, 2018
This simple resolution was agreed to on November 29, 2018. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Nov 29, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 29, 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 without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
H.Res. 1161 (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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Directing the Speaker to administer the oath of office to the representative-elect from the 13th Congressional District of Michigan, H.R. Res. 1161, 115th Cong. (2018).
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