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Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 27, 2023
Length: 8 pages
118th Congress (2023–2025)
Introduced on Jul 27, 2023
This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on July 27, 2023. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.
98 Cosponsors (71 Republicans, 27 Democrats)
Jul 27, 2023
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H.Res. 627 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. 627. This is the one from the 118th Congress.
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Condemning the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran for the massacre of political prisoners in 1988 and the uprisings of recent years, including the 2018, 2019, and 2022 uprisings, and calling for justice for its victims, H.R. Res. 627, 118th Cong. (2023).
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