Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to require all transcripts and recordings submitted during a closed hearing of a committee be made available to all Members on the same schedule and basis.
The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 28, 2019
Length: 2 pages
What legislators are saying
“Curtis Votes No on Resolution That Is Out of Harmony with Normal Justice and Impeachment Precedents”
— Rep. John Curtis [R-UT3] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 31, 2019
Oct 28, 2019
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H.Res. 657 (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. 657. 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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“H.Res. 657 — 116th Congress: LEAC Transcripts Resolution (Let Everyone Access a Copy of Transcripts Resolution).” www.GovTrack.us. 2019. October 24, 2021 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/hres657>
LEAC Transcripts Resolution (Let Everyone Access a Copy of Transcripts Resolution), H.R. Res. 657, 116th Cong. (2019).
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