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Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 11th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 18, 2021
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Feb 18, 2021
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 25, 2021
Companion Bill — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Res. 76 (117th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.Res. 131 (117th).
H.Res. 131 (117th) was 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. 131. This is the one from the 117th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 117th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2021 to Jan 3, 2023. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Congratulating the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association on the celebration of its 100th anniversary on February 19, 2021, and recognizing the vital contributions its members have made to the United States over the past 100 years, H.R. Res. 131, 117th Cong. (2021).
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