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H.Res. 285: Expressing the sense of the United States House of Representatives that Congress and the President should empower the creation of police and community alliances designed to enhance and improve communication and collaboration between members of the law enforcement community and the public they serve.

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Overview

Introduced:

Apr 26, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Apr 26, 2017

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on April 26, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Scott Taylor

Representative for Virginia's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2017
Length: 2 pages

History

Apr 26, 2017
 
Introduced

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

Pending
 
Ordered Reported

Pending
 
Agreed To

H.Res. 285 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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