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H.Res. 616 (116th): Expressing the sense of Congress honoring the life and mourning the loss of Lieutenant Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal of the Harris County Sheriff’s Office.

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Lizzie Fletcher

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 7th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 4, 2019
Length: 3 pages
Oct 4, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on October 4, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


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What legislators are saying

Honoring Deputy Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal Nearly One Year After His Death, Congresswoman Lizzie Fletcher’s Bill to Rename Houston Post Office in His Memory Passes House of Representatives
    — Rep. Lizzie Fletcher [D-TX7] (Sponsor) on Sep 14, 2020

Congresswoman Lizzie Fletchers Bill to Honor Deputy Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal One Step Closer to Passing House of Representatives
    — Rep. Lizzie Fletcher [D-TX7] (Sponsor) on Mar 5, 2020

Congresswoman Lizzie Fletcher Introduces Bill Naming Post Office in Honor of Slain Deputy Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal
    — Rep. Lizzie Fletcher [D-TX7] (Sponsor) on Dec 5, 2019

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Oct 4, 2019

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

H.Res. 616 (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. 616. 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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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