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Sponsor. Representative for California's 37th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 10, 2018
Length: 5 pages
Dec 4, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 10, 2018
This simple resolution was agreed to on July 10, 2018. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Dec 4, 2017
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Mar 15, 2018
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.
Jul 10, 2018
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. 644 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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Strongly condemning slave auctions and the exploitation of migrants and refugees as forced laborers in Libya, and for other purposes, H.R. Res. 644, 115th Cong. (2017).
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