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H.Res. 157: Restoring Integrity in Democracy Resolution

The text of the bill below is as of Feb 28, 2019 (Introduced).


IV

116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. RES. 157

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 28, 2019

submitted the following resolution; which was referred to the Committee on Ethics

RESOLUTION

Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to prohibit Members of the House from serving on the boards of for-profit entities.

1.

Short title

This resolution may be cited as the Restoring Integrity in Democracy Resolution.

2.

Prohibiting Members of the House of Representatives from serving on boards of for-profit entities

Rule XXIII of the Rules of the House of Representatives is amended—

(1)

by redesignating clause 19 as clause 20; and

(2)

by inserting after clause 18 the following new clause:

9.

A Member, Delegate, or Resident Commissioner may not serve on the board of directors of any for-profit entity.

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