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Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 11, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Jul 11, 2018
Introduced on Jul 11, 2018
This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on July 11, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.
Jul 11, 2018
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H.Res. 987 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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Condemning the Attorney General’s decision in “Matter of A-B-” seeking to declare domestic violence and gang violence as invalid grounds for seeking asylum, H.R. Res. 987, 115th Cong. (2018).
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|quote=Condemning the Attorney General’s decision in “Matter of A-B-” seeking to declare domestic violence and ...
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