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H.Res. 548: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 205) to amend the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006 to permanently extend the moratorium on leasing in certain areas of the Gulf of Mexico; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1146) to amend Public Law 115-97 (commonly known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act) to repeal the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge oil and gas program, and for other purposes; and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1941) to amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to prohibit the Secretary of the Interior including in any leasing program certain planning areas, and for other purposes.

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Alcee Hastings

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 20th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 10, 2019
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Sep 9, 2019
116th Congress, 2019–2021
Status

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 10, 2019

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 10, 2019. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

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Sep 9, 2019
 
Introduced

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

Sep 9, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 10, 2019
 
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

H.Res. 548 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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