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H.Res. 861: Supporting the role of the United States in helping save the lives of children and protecting the health of people in poor countries with vaccines and immunization through the GAVI Alliance.

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Betty McCollum

Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 4th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 21, 2020
Length: 8 pages
Introduced
Feb 21, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Introduced on Feb 21, 2020

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 21, 2020. 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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McCollum, Brooks Introduce Bipartisan Resolution in Support of GAVI, the Vaccine Alliance
    — Rep. Betty McCollum [D-MN4] (Sponsor) on Feb 25, 2020

Resolution to Support Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunizations Introduced in House
    — Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick [R-PA1] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 27, 2020

Brooks, McCollum Introduce Bipartisan Resolution in Support of GAVI, the Vaccine Alliance
    — Rep. Susan Brooks [R-IN5] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 25, 2020

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History

Feb 21, 2020
 
Introduced

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H.Res. 861 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.

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