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H.Res. 661: Authorizing the Office of General Counsel of the House of Representatives to retain private counsel, either for pay or pro bono, in support of the ongoing inquiry into whether sufficient grounds exist for the House of Representatives to exercise its Constitutional power to impeach President Donald John Trump.

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Susan Davis

Sponsor. Representative for California's 53rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 29, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Oct 29, 2019
Status

Introduced on Oct 29, 2019

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on October 29, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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Oct 29, 2019
 
Introduced

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H.Res. 661 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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