Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for the District of Columbia. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 16, 2021
Length: 4 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Introduced on Apr 16, 2021
This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on April 16, 2021. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.
Apr 16, 2021
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H.Res. 323 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. 323. This is the one from the 117th Congress.
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Recognizing the enduring cultural and historical significance of emancipation in the Nation’s capital on the anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln’s signing of the District of Columbia Compensated Emancipation Act, which established the “first freed” on April 16, 1862, and calling upon the House of Representatives and Senate to pass the Washington, D.C. Admission Act, H.R. Res. 323, 117th Cong. (2021).
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