skip to main content

H.Res. 259: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives to support the repatriation of religious and ethnic minorities in Iraq to their ancestral homelands.

Call or Write Congress

Sponsor and status

Jeff Fortenberry

Sponsor. Representative for Nebraska's 1st congressional district. Republican.

Read Text »
Last Updated: Mar 27, 2019
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Mar 27, 2019
Status

Introduced on Mar 27, 2019

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on March 27, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

This resolution is scheduled for the following committee meetings:
Jun 20, 2019 10 a.m. — House Committee on Foreign Affairs

Source

History

Mar 27, 2019
 
Introduced

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

Jun 20, 2019
 
Considered by House Committee on Foreign Affairs

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the resolution.

If this resolution has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
Passed Committee

 
Agreed To

H.Res. 259 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.

How to cite this information.

We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:

“H.Res. 259 — 116th Congress: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives to support the repatriation of religious and ...” www.GovTrack.us. 2019. June 16, 2019 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/hres259>

Where is this information from?

GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.