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H.Res. 552: Transparency in Taxpayer-Funded Travel Act

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Requiring Members of the House of Representatives whose Members' Representational Allowance is used to pay expenses incurred for official travel to provide the Chief Administrative Officer of the House of Representatives with detailed information on the travel, and for other purposes.

The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Katie Porter

Sponsor. Representative for California's 47th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 23, 2023
Length: 3 pages
Jun 23, 2023
118th Congress (2023–2025)

Introduced on Jun 23, 2023

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on June 23, 2023. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.


1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)

6% chance of being agreed to (details)


Jun 23, 2023

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H.Res. 552 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. 552. This is the one from the 118th Congress.

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