Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Utah's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 14, 2021
Length: 6 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Introduced on May 14, 2021
This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on May 14, 2021. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.
36 Cosponsors (36 Republicans)
May 14, 2021
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H.Res. 397 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. 397. This is the one from the 117th Congress.
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Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Critical Race Theory serves as a prejudicial ideological tool, rather than an educational tool, and should not be taught in K-12 classrooms as a way to teach students to judge individuals based on sex, race, ethnicity, and national origin, H.R. Res. 397, 117th Cong. (2021).
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