Sponsor and status
James “Jim” McGovern
Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 12, 2022
Length: 2 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jan 12, 2022
This simple resolution was agreed to on January 12, 2022. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
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H.Res. 868 (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. 868. 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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Providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 5746) to amend title 51, United States Code, to extend the authority of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to enter into leases of non-excess property of the Administration, H.R. Res. 868, 117th Cong. (2022).
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