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H.Res. 746: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should reaffirm its commitment as a member of the World Trade Organization (WTO) and work with other WTO members to achieve reforms at the WTO that improve the speed and predictability of dispute settlement, address longstanding concerns with the WTO’s Appellate Body, increase transparency at the WTO, ensure that WTO members invoke special and differential treatment reserved for developing countries only in fair and appropriate circumstances, and update the WTO rules to address the needs of the United States and other free and open economies in the 21st century.

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Ron Kind

Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 6, 2019
Length: 5 pages
Introduced
Dec 6, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Ordered Reported on Dec 17, 2019

The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on December 17, 2019.

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History

Dec 6, 2019
 
Introduced

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Dec 17, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Agreed To

H.Res. 746 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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 746. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

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