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Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 10, 2021
Length: 2 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Introduced on Mar 10, 2021
This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on March 10, 2021. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.
Mar 10, 2021
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H.Res. 216 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. 216. This is the one from the 117th Congress.
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Providing for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 471) to prohibit the Secretary of Health and Human Services from lessening the stringency of, and to prohibit the Secretary of Homeland Security from ceasing or lessening implementation of, the COVID-19 border health provisions through the end of the COVID-19 pandemic, and for other purposes, H.R. Res. 216, 117th Cong. (2021).
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