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H.Res. 727: Relating to the consideration of House Report 117-152 and an accompanying resolution.


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James “Jim” McGovern

Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 21, 2021
Length: 1 page
Introduced
Oct 20, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Oct 21, 2021

This simple resolution was agreed to on October 21, 2021. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

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History

Oct 20, 2021
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Oct 20, 2021
 
Ordered Reported

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. The House Committee on Rules issued the report which may provide insight into the purpose of the legislation.

Oct 21, 2021
 
Agreed To

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.

H.Res. 727 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. 727. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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