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H.Res. 221: Reaffirming the importance of upholding democracy, human rights, and the rule of law in United States foreign policy.

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Eliot Engel

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 16th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 13, 2019
Length: 5 pages
Introduced
Mar 13, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on Jun 26, 2019

The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on June 26, 2019.

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Mar 13, 2019
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jun 26, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Agreed To

H.Res. 221 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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