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H.Res. 359: Urging the European Union to designate Hizballah in its entirety as a terrorist organization and increase pressure on it and its members.

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May 25, 2017


Ordered Reported on Jul 27, 2017

The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 27, 2017.

The House Majority Leader indicated on Oct 20, 2017 that this resolution may be considered in the week ahead.


Theodore Deutch

Representative for Florida's 22nd congressional district



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Last Updated: May 25, 2017
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May 25, 2017

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

Jun 29, 2017
Considered by The Middle East and North Africa

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

Jul 27, 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.

Oct 20, 2017
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this resolution would be considered in the week ahead.

Agreed To

H.Res. 359 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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