Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 29, 2015
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 29, 2015.
Sep 4, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This resolution was introduced on September 4, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Hawaii's 1st congressional district
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 12, 1984
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 259” means this is a House 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.
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no votes related to this resolution.
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