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Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 12th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 31, 2019
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116th Congress (2019–2021)
Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution) on Jul 31, 2019
This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on July 31, 2019. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law.
Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution) — Sep 9, 2019
Jul 12, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 25, 2019
Passed House (Senate next)
The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Jul 31, 2019
The concurrent resolution was passed by both chambers in identical form. A concurrent resolution is not signed by the president and does not carry the force of law. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Jul 31, 2019
Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress.
H.Con.Res. 53 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. 53. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
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Authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall for an event to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first African slaves to the territory that would become the United States, H.R. Con. Res. 53, 116th Cong. (2019).
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