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Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 32nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 22, 2018
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115th Congress (2017–2019)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 22, 2018
This simple resolution was agreed to on March 22, 2018. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Mar 21, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 22, 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. The House Committee on Rules issued the report which may provide insight into the purpose of the legislation.
Mar 22, 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.
With this vote, the House agreed to consider the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018 for one hour with no amendments allowed. The Consolidated Appropriations Act adds new text into the ...
H.Res. 796 (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. 796. 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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 1625) to amend the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to include severe forms of trafficking in persons within the definition of transnational organized crime for purposes of the rewards program of the Department of State, and for other purposes; and providing for proceedings during the period from March 23, 2018, through April 9, 2018, H.R. Res. 796, 115th Cong. (2018).
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