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H.Res. 1372: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 8873) to amend title 3, United States Code, to reform the process for the counting of electoral votes, and for other purposes.


This resolution sets the rules for debate for H.R. 8873, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.

Sponsor and status

Jamie Raskin

Sponsor. Representative for Maryland's 8th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2022
Length: 1 page
Introduced
Sep 20, 2022
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 21, 2022

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 21, 2022. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

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History

Sep 20, 2022
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Sep 20, 2022
 
Reported by House Committee on Rules

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Sep 21, 2022
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this resolution would be considered in the week ahead.

Sep 21, 2022
 
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

Sep 21, 2022
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Unknown).

H.Res. 1372 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. 1372. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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