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H.Res. 232: Requiring an affirmative vote of a majority of the Members present and voting, a quorum being present, on final passage of House Joint Resolution 17.


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Jamie Raskin

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

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Last Updated: Mar 16, 2021
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Introduced
Mar 16, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 16, 2021

This simple resolution was agreed to on March 16, 2021. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

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History

Mar 16, 2021
 
Introduced

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

Mar 16, 2021
 
On House Schedule

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

Mar 16, 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.

Mar 16, 2021
 
Text Published

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

H.Res. 232 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. 232. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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