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Sponsor. Representative for New York's 14th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 1, 2017
Length: 3 pages
What legislators are saying
“Congressman Sires' Response to the Actions of the New Administration”
— Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ8] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 17, 2017
Feb 1, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.Res. 78 (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. 78. 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 passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Reiterating the indisputable fact that the Nazi regime targeted the Jewish people in its perpetration of the Holocaust and calling on every entity in the executive branch to affirm that fact, H.R. Res. 78, 115th Cong. (2017).
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