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H.Res. 186: Calling for the immediate release of Trevor Reed, a United States citizen who was unjustly found guilty and sentenced to nine years in a Russian prison.


Sponsor and status

August Pfluger II

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 11th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2021
Length: 5 pages
Introduced
Mar 3, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 29, 2021

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 29, 2021. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Cosponsors

57 Cosponsors (40 Republicans, 17 Democrats)

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

McCarthy, Pfluger: We Must Bring Reed and Whelan Home
    — Rep. Kevin McCarthy [R-CA23] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 17, 2021

the daily leader: tuesday, june 29, 2021
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Jun 28, 2021

the daily leader: monday, june 28, 2021
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Jun 27, 2021

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.Res. 186 will be negligible.

History

Mar 3, 2021
 
Introduced

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

Apr 21, 2021
 
Ordered Reported

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.

Jun 25, 2021
 
Text Published

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

Jun 29, 2021
 
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. The vote was by special rule so no record of individual votes was made.

H.Res. 186 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. 186. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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