About the resolution
H.Res. 54 affirms the U.S.-Argentina partnership and acknowledges important economic and domestic reforms undertaken by the Government of Argentines since 2015. In addition, the resolution encourages the State Department to coordinate an interagency strategy to increase cooperation with Argentina. Finally, the resolution encourages the Government of Argentina to continue its investigation into the 1994 bombing of the Argentine-Israeli Mutual Association and the 2015 death of special prosecutor Alberto Nisman.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 8th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 3, 2017
Length: 4 pages
Jan 23, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Apr 3, 2017
This simple resolution was agreed to on April 3, 2017. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Jan 23, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 29, 2017
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Mar 30, 2017
On House Schedule
The House indicated that this resolution would be considered in the week ahead.
Apr 3, 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. 54 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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Civic Impulse. (2018). H.Res. 54 — 115th Congress: Reaffirming the United States-Argentina partnership and recognizing Argentina’s economic reforms. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hres54
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