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H.Con.Res. 17: Expressing the sense of Congress that the President should do everything in his power to achieve resolution and repayment of the defaulted sovereign debt of the People’s Republic of China held by 20,000 families in the United States represented by American Bondholders Foundation, LLC.

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Mark Green

Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 18, 2021
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Feb 18, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
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Introduced on Feb 18, 2021

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 18, 2021. 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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Feb 18, 2021
 
Introduced

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H.Con.Res. 17 is a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Con.Res. 17. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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