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H.Res. 355: Condemning in the strongest terms the terrorist attacks in Manchester, United Kingdom, on May 22, 2017, and in London, United Kingdom, on June 3, 2017, expressing heartfelt condolences, and reaffirming unwavering support for the special relationship between our peoples and nations in the wake of these attacks.

H.Res. 92 summarizes the terrorist attack outside the Manchester Arena following a concert by American recording artist Ariana Grande in the United Kingdom on May 22, 2017. Specifically, the resolution: 1) Condemns in the strongest terms the brutal attack that took the lives of at least 22 people, and seriously injured 59, many of whom were children and offers deepest ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

Overview

Introduced:

May 24, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 6, 2017

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 6, 2017. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Gregory Meeks

Representative for New York's 5th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 6, 2017
Length: 3 pages

History

May 24, 2017
 
Introduced

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

May 25, 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.

May 25, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Foreign Affairs

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the resolution.

May 25, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Foreign Affairs

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the resolution.

Jun 6, 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.

Jun 6, 2017
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

H.Res. 355 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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