Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the crime of lying to Congress must be prosecuted equitably.
The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 4, 2019
Length: 5 pages
Introduced on Feb 4, 2019
This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 4, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.
What legislators are saying
Feb 4, 2019
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H.Res. 97 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.
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Justice for All Resolution, H.R. Res. 97, 116th Cong. (2019).
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