Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to limit the eligibility for nomination to serve as Speaker of the House of Representatives to Members and Members-elect of the House.
The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 19, 2021
Length: 2 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Introduced on Jul 19, 2021
This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on July 19, 2021. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.
3 Cosponsors (3 Democrats)
Jul 19, 2021
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H.Res. 537 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. 537. This is the one from the 117th Congress.
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MEMBERS Resolution, H.R. Res. 537, 117th Cong. (2021).
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