Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives with respect to the enforcement of committee subpoenas to executive branch officials, and for other purposes.
The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 33rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 12, 2022
Length: 15 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Introduced on Jan 12, 2022
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5 Cosponsors (5 Democrats)
Jan 12, 2022
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H.Res. 869 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. 869. This is the one from the 117th Congress.
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