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115th Congress, 2017–2019
This resolution was introduced on March 23, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 23, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.Res. 227 (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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Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to permit Delegates and the Resident Commissioner to the Congress to cast votes in the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union, H.R. Res. 227, 115th Cong. (2017).
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