H.Res.756 - Moving Our Democracy and Congressional Operations Towards Modernization Resolution116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Kilmer, Derek [D-WA-6] (Introduced 12/10/2019)|
|Committees:||House - House Administration; Transportation and Infrastructure; Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/10/2020 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Summary: H.Res.756 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (12/10/2019)
Moving Our Democracy and Congressional Operations Towards Modernization Resolution
This resolution implements recommendations made by the House Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress.
Among other things, the resolution
- establishes a centralized human resources program;
- revises orientation for Members-Elect;
- requires a survey of Members to determine the level of interest in establishing an academy to provide continuing education opportunities for Members; and
- requires reports on actions to address technology issues, the accessibility of legislative information, and the accessibility of U.S. Capitol buildings and grounds.
The resolution authorizes the Committee on House Administration to carry out recommendations included in the reports.