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H.Res. 787: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4566) to amend the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act to provide relief to nonbanks from certain stress test requirements under such Act; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5247) to authorize the use of eligible investigational drugs by eligible patients who have been diagnosed with a stage of a disease or condition in which there is reasonable likelihood that death will occur within a matter of months, or with another eligible illness, and for other purposes; and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Michael Burgess

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 26th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 20, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Mar 19, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 20, 2018

This simple resolution was agreed to on March 20, 2018. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

History

Mar 19, 2018
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Mar 19, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 20, 2018
 
Agreed To

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.

H.Res. 787 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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