Sponsor and status
Sheila Jackson Lee
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 18, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 18, 2021
This simple resolution was agreed to on May 18, 2021. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
99 Cosponsors (99 Democrats)
Jul 1, 2020
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 1038 (116th).
May 14, 2021
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 18, 2021
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.
May 18, 2021
Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Unknown).
H.Res. 398 (117th) was 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. 398. This is the one from the 117th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 117th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2021 to Jan 3, 2023. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Recognizing the forthcoming centennial of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, H.R. Res. 398, 117th Cong. (2021).
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