Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 16th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 13, 2019
Length: 4 pages
What legislators are saying
“Engel & McCaul Offer Legislation Reaffirming the Pillars of American Foreign Policy”
— Rep. Eliot Engel [D-NY16, 2013-2020] (Sponsor) on Mar 13, 2019
Mar 13, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 26, 2019
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
H.Res. 222 (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. 222. 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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Emphasizing the importance of alliances and partnerships, H.R. Res. 222, 116th Cong. (2019).
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