H. RES. 227
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
March 23, 2017
Ms. Plaskett submitted the following resolution; which was referred to the Committee on Rules
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.
That clause 3(a) of rule III of the Rules of the House of Representatives is amended by inserting before the first sentence the following:
In the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union, each Delegate and the Resident Commissioner shall possess the same powers and privileges as Members of the House..