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H.Res. 982: Of inquiry requesting the President, and directing the Secretary of Health and Human Services, to transmit, respectively, certain information to the House of Representatives referring to the separation of children from their parents or guardians as a result of the President’s “zero tolerance” policy.

Sponsor and status

Frank Pallone Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 6th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 18, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

Jul 3, 2018

Status:

Ordered Reported on Jul 12, 2018

The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 12, 2018.

History

Jul 3, 2018
 
Introduced

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Jul 12, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 18, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

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Pending
 
Agreed To

H.Res. 982 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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