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H.Res. 165: Commemorating the bicentennial of the Texas Ranger Division of the Texas Department of Public Safety, the oldest State law enforcement agency in North America, and honoring the men and women, past and present, of the Texas Rangers.

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Pete Sessions

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 17th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 27, 2023
Length: 4 pages
Feb 27, 2023
118th Congress (2023–2025)

Introduced on Feb 27, 2023

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 27, 2023. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.


12 Cosponsors (12 Republicans)



Feb 27, 2023

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H.Res. 165 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. 165. This is the one from the 118th Congress.

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