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H.Res. 173: Providing for the expenses of certain committees of the House of Representatives in the One Hundred Fifteenth Congress.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 7, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 17, 2017

This simple resolution was agreed to on March 17, 2017. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Gregg Harper

Representative for Mississippi's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 17, 2017
Length: 6 pages

History

Mar 7, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Mar 8, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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.

Mar 15, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on House Administration

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Mar 17, 2017
 
Agreed To

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. 173 is 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.

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