Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 27, 2023
Length: 8 pages
118th Congress (2023–2025)
Introduced on Jun 27, 2023
This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on June 27, 2023. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.
91 Cosponsors (91 Democrats)
Jun 27, 2023
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H.Res. 561 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. 561. This is the one from the 118th Congress.
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Expressing opposition to the use of State power against people in the United States seeking essential health care, including criminalization of the full range of sexual and reproductive health care such as abortion, gender-affirming care, and contraceptive care, and disapproving of State punishment of people for their pregnancy outcomes, H.R. Res. 561, 118th Cong. (2023).
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