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Titles (2)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Limiting Emergency Powers Act of 2019

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the National Emergencies Act to provide that a national emergency declared by the President terminates 30 days after the declaration unless a joint resolution affirming such declaration is enacted into law, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
03/13/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (5)

Date All Actions
03/14/2019Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
03/13/2019Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committees on Foreign Affairs, and Rules, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/13/2019Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committees on Foreign Affairs, and Rules, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/13/2019Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committees on Foreign Affairs, and Rules, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/13/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (2)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Buck, Ken [R-CO-4]* 03/13/2019
Rep. Sensenbrenner, F. James, Jr. [R-WI-5]* 03/13/2019

Committees (3)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Transportation and Infrastructure03/13/2019 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management03/14/2019 Referred to
House Foreign Affairs03/13/2019 Referred to
House Rules03/13/2019 Referred to

As of 04/04/2020 no related bill information has been received for H.R.1720 - Limiting Emergency Powers Act of 2019


Subjects (4)


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