Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 25, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Introduced on Feb 25, 2019
This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 25, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.
What legislators are saying
“Thompson and McKinley Introduce Bill to Designate World Hearing Day”
— Rep. Mike Thompson [D-CA5] (Sponsor) on Mar 4, 2019
Feb 25, 2019
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H.Res. 147 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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GovTrack.us. (2020). H.Res. 147 — 116th Congress: Expressing support for the designation of March 3, 2019, as World Hearing Day. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/hres147
“H.Res. 147 — 116th Congress: Expressing support for the designation of March 3, 2019, as World Hearing Day.” www.GovTrack.us. 2019. February 21, 2020 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/hres147>
Expressing support for the designation of March 3, 2019, as World Hearing Day, H.R. Res. 147, 116th Cong. (2019).
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