Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 8th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 17, 2021
Length: 7 pages
What legislators are saying
“Resolucin bipartidista que insta al gobierno salvadoreo a respetar las instituciones democrticas es aprobada por el Comit de Relaciones Exteriores de la Cmara de Representantes”
— Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ8] (Sponsor) on May 19, 2021
May 17, 2021
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 19, 2021
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
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H.Res. 408 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. 408. This is the one from the 117th Congress.
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“H.Res. 408 — 117th Congress: Urging the Government of El Salvador to respect the country’s democratic institutions.” www.GovTrack.us. 2021. August 1, 2021 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/117/hres408>
Urging the Government of El Salvador to respect the country’s democratic institutions, H.R. Res. 408, 117th Cong. (2021).
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|quote=Urging the Government of El Salvador to respect the country’s democratic institutions.
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