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Sponsor. Representative for New York's 5th 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
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
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H.Res. 137 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. 137. This is the one from the 117th Congress.
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Reaffirming the importance of upholding democracy, human rights, and the rule of law in United States foreign policy, H.R. Res. 137, 117th Cong. (2021).
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