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H.Con.Res. 2: Reclaiming Congress’s Constitutional Mandate in Trade Resolution

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Establishing the Joint Ad Hoc Committee on Trade Responsibilities to develop a plan under which the functions and responsibilities of the Office of the United States Trade Representative shall be moved to the legislative branch in accordance with article I, section 8 of the Constitution of the United States, and for other purposes.

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Morgan Griffith

Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 9th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 3, 2019
Length: 11 pages
Introduced
Jan 3, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
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Introduced on Jan 3, 2019

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 3, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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Jan 3, 2019
 
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H.Con.Res. 2 is a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Con.Res. 2. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

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