H.Res.24 - Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to permit Delegates and the Resident Commissioner to the Congress to cast votes in the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union.112th Congress (2011-2012)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Hoyer, Steny H. [D-MD-5] (Introduced 01/06/2011)|
|Committees:||House - Rules|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/06/2011 Referred to the House Committee on Rules. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.24 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/06/2011)
Amends Rule III (The Members, Delegates, and Resident Commissioner of Puerto Rico) of the Rules of the House of Representatives to restore to Delegates and the Resident Commissioner, in a Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union, the same powers and privileges as Members of the House.
Amends Rule XVIII (The Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union) to also restore such individuals' right to vote in, and preside over, such Committee.