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Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 28, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Jul 27, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 28, 2017
This simple resolution was agreed to on July 28, 2017. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Jul 27, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 27, 2017
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. The House Committee on Rules issued the report which may provide insight into the purpose of the legislation.
Jul 28, 2017
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. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
H.Res. 480 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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Providing for consideration of the bill (S. 114) to amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit an annual report regarding performance awards and bonuses awarded to certain high-level employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs, H.R. Res. 480, 115th Cong. (2017).
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