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H.Res. 1377: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4118) to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to build safer, thriving communities, and save lives, by investing in effective community-based violence reduction initiatives, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5768) to direct the Attorney General to establish a grant program to establish, create, and administer the violent incident clearance and technology investigative method, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 6448) to direct the Director of the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services of the Department of Justice to carry out a grant program to provide assistance to police departments with fewer than 200 law enforcement officers, and for other purposes; and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 8542) to amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants to States, Indian Tribes, Tribal organizations, Urban Indian organizations, and political subdivisions thereof to hire, employ, train, and dispatch mental health professionals to respond in lieu of law enforcement officers in emergencies involving one or more persons with a mental illness or an intellectual or developmental disability, and for other purposes.


This resolution sets the rules for debate for H.R. 4118, H.R. 5768, H.R. 6448, H.R. 8542, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.

Sponsor and status

James “Jim” McGovern

Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2022
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Sep 21, 2022
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 22, 2022

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 22, 2022. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

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History

Sep 21, 2022
 
Introduced

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

Sep 21, 2022
 
Reported by House Committee on Rules

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Sep 22, 2022
 
On House Schedule

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

Sep 22, 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 22, 2022
 
Text Published

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H.Res. 1377 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.

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