Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 27, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 27, 2017
This simple resolution was agreed to on June 27, 2017. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
What legislators are saying
“House Approves Bipartisan Ryan Resolution Reaffirming NATO Commitments”
— Rep. Paul Ryan [R-WI1, 1999-2018] (Sponsor) on Jun 27, 2017
H.Res. 397 (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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 397. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
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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Solemnly reaffirming the commitment of the United States to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization’s principle of collective defense as enumerated in Article 5 of the North Atlantic Treaty, H.R. Res. 397, 115th Cong. (2017).
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