Supporting the goals and ideals of October as "National Domestic Violence Awareness Month".
The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 1, 2020
Length: 6 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This resolution was introduced on October 1, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Oct 1, 2020
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H.Res. 1168 (116th) 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. 1168. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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