H.Res.708 - Relating to the consideration of House Report 112-546 and an accompanying resolution, and providing for consideration of the resolution (H. Res. 706) authorizing the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform to initiate or intervene in judicial proceedings to enforce certain subpoenas.112th Congress (2011-2012)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Nugent, Richard B. [R-FL-5] (Introduced 06/27/2012)|
|Committees:||House - Rules|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 112-553|
|Latest Action:||06/28/2012 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
|Notes:||The committee report referred to in this resolution is H.Rept.112-546.|
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Summary: H.Res.708 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House without amendment (06/28/2012)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Sets forth the rule for consideration of H.Rept. 112-546, and an accompanying resolution, concerning compliance by Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General of the United States, with subpoenas related to investigation by the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform into the Department of Justice (DOJ) operation known as "Fast and Furious."
Sets forth the rule for consideration of H.Res. 706, authorizing the Committee to initiate or intervene in judicial proceedings in any federal court of competent jurisdiction to enforce such subpoenas.